STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) education is closely linked with our nation’s economic prosperity in the modern global economy.
STEM will generate the scientists, technologists, engineers, and mathematicians that will create new ideas, new products, and entirely new industries in the 21st century.
Goals of STEM Education:
–Create critical thinkers
–Increase science literacy
–Prepares the next generation of innovative thinkers
–Innovates new products and processes that will sustain our economy