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STEM Expeditions for 21st-Century Teaching

Expeditions are flexible and hands-on, blending teacher-led instruction with student-directed activities through a cloud-based learning content management system. Students from all walks of life experience success through our unique open-ended multimodal instructional design. Student-centered. Collaborative. Engaging. Hands-on. That’s STEM Expeditions®. See how this middle school curriculum works, hear from educators facilitating it in their classrooms, and learn how to bring this program to your classroom.

Date Added 9/10/2020

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STEM Expeditions for 21st-Century Teaching
STEM Expeditions for 21st-Century Teaching
Expeditions are flexible and hands-on, blending teacher-led instruction with student-directed activities through a cloud-based learning content management system. Students from all walks of life experience success through our unique open-ended multimodal instructional design. Student-centered. Collaborative. Engaging. Hands-on. That’s STEM Expeditions®. See how this middle school curriculum works, hear from educators facilitating it in their classrooms, and learn how to bring this program to your classroom.
Date Added 9/10/2020
From Modules to STEM Expeditions, an Educator’s Experience
From Modules to STEM Expeditions, an Educator’s Experience
Educator Caleb Boulware at Pittsburg Community Middle School had previously used our flagship curriculum, Modules. He wanted something more that would meet his goals for flexibility, student engagement, and the incorporation of technology that would help foster necessary 21st-Century skills. STEM Expeditions was the right fit! He’s seen students, at all levels, succeed with STEM Expeditions and had statistically significant test score improvements.
Date Added 3/1/2018
STEM Expeditions, an Educator’s Perspective
STEM Expeditions, an Educator’s Perspective
Educator Caleb Boulware at Pittsburg Community Middle School shares how he’s seen students, at all levels, succeed with STEM Expeditions. Statistically significant test score improvements and development of soft skills are why he believes in this hands-on, minds-on curriculum.
Date Added 3/1/2018
Makerspace: It is About the Mind-set, Not the Tools
Makerspace: It is About the Mind-set, Not the Tools
In this webinar, learn about makerspaces from Aaron Maurer, STEM educator and avid fan of makerspaces and project-based learning. Aaron discusses how we need to teach differently, rather than better, and how makerspaces can help you achieve this by giving students ownership and opportunities for discovery.
Date Added 4/21/2016
Educator Review: Coding Essentials Curriculum Pack
Educator Review: Coding Essentials Curriculum Pack
Tune in as guest Aaron Maurer and RoboBench Host Tim Lankford discuss Aaron's in-class testing of the Coding Essential Guide and materials, which was created to teach programming with the TETRIX PRIZM Robotics Controller.
Date Added 9/1/2017
Bringing 21st-Century Learning to Somerset ISD
Bringing 21st-Century Learning to Somerset ISD
See how one Texas town and Toyota are using a Pitsco Missions STEM Lab to make students college and career ready through hands-on learning and problem-solving. Video courtesy of Somerset ISD.
Date Added 10/5/2015