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Introduction

What Is STEM?

STEM is more than a group of school subjects. Learn why STEM skills are essential to 21st century success and how to integrate them into out-of-school time programs.

Engage and Motivate

STEM projects and activities can increase student knowledge and interest. Develop strategies to "make it real, make it active, and make it local."

Team and Resources

You don't need to know everything. Learn how to develop a network of local resources, families, and school-day teachers to help motivate and engage your youth.

Learn  More Library

Visit the Learn More Library to find links to numerous external resources including videos, lesson plans, publications and more.

My Notebook

Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

The Notebook is a useful way to jot down notes as you go through the various topics available on the You For Youth website. If you'd like to use the notebook, please sign in if you already have an account or register now to join the Y4Y community!

Glossary

Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics