The need for effective STEM education has never been greater. STEM, or applying science, technology, engineering, and mathematics practices to solve real-world problems, has expanded from an industry-driven idea to the foundation of teaching and learning in schools across the country.
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Why Study STEM at Wilkes?
Through inquiry and explorations, students learn content while developing the problem solving, critical thinking, collaboration, and communication skills needed in all career paths in the future. Help your students thrive as you develop your STEM instructional practice. Enroll in the Wilkes University and Discovery Education STEM letter of endorsement program.
Approved by the Pennsylvania Dept. of Education, this 12-credit program provides the tools teachers need to plan, design and incorporate STEM strategies into everyday learning. Upon successful completion, Pennsylvania educators can apply to add the STEM endorsement to their teaching certificate.
What Will You Learn as a STEM Student?
- You’ll grow your understanding around STEM instruction and leadership.
- You’ll create and implement STEM activities in your classroom, develop STEM lessons, and integrate authentic assessment strategies into your practice.
- You'll also discover how to develop a culture of STEM in your school that can support better learning outcomes.