Full STEAM Ahead: Bringing Arts Into the Fold

Friday, May 26, 2017
8:30 am   -   9:30 am
Room: Nautilus 4
Moderator: Ida Rose Florez, Ph.D., Owner/Consultant, Early Childhood System Solutions

In classrooms, museums, and elsewhere, STEAM is gaining traction. Many STEM advocates say the movement can be enhanced by embracing the arts and adding an A to the acronym, particularly in an effort to boost awareness and interest. And new education standards have been designed to allow lessons in English classes to inform what students are learning in math and science. Hear from STEAM proponents about programs that are making real gains in enhancing science and math inspiration and instruction.