STEM Learners

  • The STEM school/program supports non-traditional student participation through outreach to groups often underrepresented in STEM program areas. 

  • Students work independently and collaboratively in an inquiry-based learning environment that encourages finding creative solutions to authentic and complex problems.

  • Students are empowered to personalize and self-direct their STEM learning experiences supported by STEM educators who facilitate their learning. 

  • Students use technology resources to conduct research, demonstrate creative and critical thinking, and communicate and work collaboratively. 

  • Students demonstrate their learning through performance-based assessments and express their conclusions through elaborated explanations of their thinking.