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The Project Approach and STEM

Posted by: Rhonda February 23, 2016

There are countless methods of teaching, but it is clear that children learn best when engaged in authentic and relevant activities. Two well-known approaches, project-based learning and STEM-based learning, hold to the philosophy that true education inspires and motivates children to become lifelong learners. The Project Approach offers children open-ended experiences and investigations as the basis of the curriculum. STEM programs focus on expanding a child’s knowledge and interest in the science and math domains to better prepare them for the demands of the 21st century.

What happens when these two methods are merged? Read here.