3 STEM gadgets every classroom should use

Study International | January 10, 2020

Motivating school learners to get creative in the classroom, STEM gadgets are proving to be innovative tools for teachers everywhere. Otherwise known as STEM toys, these devices appear on school desks masked in different shapes, displaying varied functionalities. Fascinated by the benefits of these STEM-based sidekicks, The Toy Association (TTA) decided to conduct research into the current role that these toys play in the classroom, and how they may benefit schools in the future. In their white paper, TTA revealed that problem-solving skills, creativity and socio-emotional skills were all boosted by the integration of STEM gadgets and learning in the classroom.

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DICE (Digital Identity, Curation and Education) is a network of scholars interested in digital identity, digital footprint, curation of online presence, and serious games for learning. We investigate new frontiers in digital engagement and education to produce research and resources (e.g. apps and games) for today’s learner. The principal aim of the DICE Report Series is to disseminate the research and/or technical output of the network in an easily accessible format.

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DICE (Digital Identity, Curation and Education) is a network of scholars interested in digital identity, digital footprint, curation of online presence, and serious games for learning. We investigate new frontiers in digital engagement and education to produce research and resources (e.g. apps and games) for today’s learner. The principal aim of the DICE Report Series is to disseminate the research and/or technical output of the network in an easily accessible format.

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