This keynote was delivered at our Learning by Making event in Los Angeles by Brandon Rodriguez, Educator Professional Development Specialist at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory.
Welcome to our weekly round-up! If you want to find out what’s going on in the world of science, technology, education, and making then keep on reading.
In this guest post, we find out how STEAM helps children in hospital not only keep learning, but also aid their recovery.
Are you looking for ways to engage your students more deeply in STEAM? Learning by making is a fantastic way to facilitate hands-on learning where students make, do or build something that’s meaningful to them. Learning by making builds students’ collaborative problem-solving skills, challenges them to think critically, and provides both a sense of achievement […]
At pi-top we strongly believe that students embracing STEAM, by making and project-based learning, is vital to both their own future success and the wider success of the global economy. Our mission is to provide teachers and pupils alike with the most powerful and inspiring platforms to bring science, technology, engineering, arts and maths to […]
One of the most inspiring days of the year for any woman who works or teaches in science, technology, engineering, arts or maths (STEAM) is International Women’s Day (IWD), which falls on Thursday 8th March. With IWD celebrations being held across the world this week, it’s a reminder both of the huge influence that women […]
One in four teachers in European countries say they do not have enough ICT training. Per the figure above, there is a serious need for better training of teachers in ICT and STEM fields, but this is not a gap that will be closed immediately.