Learning how to design, build, fix and fly a drone requires the application of all aspects of a STEAM education. In this episode, how teaching drone technology as part of a STEAM education program supports students’ real-world use of science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematic knowledge.
While the educational value of STEAM programs is widely recognized, the lack of curriculum standardization makes it especially difficult for those teaching STEAM. Learn about resources to help teachers stay up-to-date with changing technology, how to retrain kids that failing is an important part of learning, and why STEAM programs must be widely integrated in all grade levels.
After she graduated with a Ph.D. in atmospheric sciences and meteorology, Dr. Jamese Sims found that she was often the only woman, the only Black person, and also the youngest person in the room. Learn what strategies she used to pursue her dream science career.
Meteorology is an ever-changing field that affects so many areas of life. In this episode, learn why everyone should have a better understanding of atmospheric science and also learn tips about talking about issues like climate change.
The principles of STEM drive innovation and advancements in the modern world, but one critical component is often overlooked. In this episode, learn about the benefits of adding arts to promote STEAM in education and in industry.
Pursuing a career in science can be an exciting journey fueled by passion and discovery. In this episode, learn why it’s so important to dispel myths that prevent people from pursuing a career in science or STEM.
Cybersecurity is critical to an organization. In this episode, learn why IT and cyber professionals must have the skills to collaborate with all levels of management and why it’s so important to increase diversity in tech fields.
Big data is collected and processed to provide insight about nearly every facet of modern life. In this episode, Dr. Bjorn Mercer talks with Dr. Zona Kostic, a computer scientist who specializes in data visualization, about the benefits of artificial intelligence.