Creativity and Innovation in STEM Education

| July 30, 2018

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Creating a Sustainable STEAM Culture. In the author’s role as Director of Entrepreneurship and Wellness Programs at The Village School, a Nord Anglia Education School located in Houston, TX, she shares the perspectives of Directors at The Village School in creating a sustainable STEAM culture. This chapter explores the following questions: What is STEAM? How does STEAM promote more opportunities for creativity, innovation, and design thinking? Why is integrating STEAM in school settings crucial to educating our children for their futures?

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