Discover the STEM School Label platform

| May 8, 2019

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With the STEM School Label, school representatives will be able to evaluate their school via an online self-assessment tool according to the criteria defining a STEM School. This self-assessment tool will identify required areas of development and provide training as well as resources for applicant schools to improve their STEM activities at the school level.

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You don’t need more resources, you need results. Edwards Educational Services, Inc. brings out the best in schools and students with practical, data-driven strategies that deliver measurable change. We do more than just raise test scores. We create engaged student achievers and leaders for years to come. After a thorough assessment of your school or school district, our team of experts will design a program tailored to your students’ unique needs and challenges. We work together with teachers and administrators to improve student achievement — developing educator leadership the entire way. You have what it takes to succeed. We’ll show you how. - See more at: http://www.edwardsedservices.com

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