Introduction

Chapter 1: Overview

After completing this chapter, you’ll be able to

  • Define STEAM as an approach to learning.
  • Describe the evolution of STEAM.
  • Describe how STEAM benefits students, 21st CCLC programs and schools.
  • Explain how STEAM can help students prepare for future careers.

Chapter 2: Planning for an Impactful Experience

After completing this chapter, you’ll be able to

  • Describe the variations and characteristics of STEAM projects and activities.
  • Identify the required tasks for planning and implementing high-quality STEAM projects and activities.