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Full STEAM ahead

Posted: Friday, Feb 7th, 2014


Beckie Lupton
A fusion of science, technology, engineering, art and math, known in education circles by the acronym STEAM, is a new focus at Siuslaw School District.

Expectations for students are to increase proficiency in those subjects while empowering students to pursue their interests and passions. Expectations for educators are to blend the arts and sciences in engaging hands-on activities and provide varied, real-world experiences. By high school, students should be prepared to choose a career path and take some courses in that area. After graduation, the hope is students are inspired to pursue additional training or attend college in order to reach their dreams.

For the complete article see the 02-08-2014 issue.

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