The expectation among non-educators seems to be that if teachers would just do their jobs, the supply of STEM professionals would be more than adequate. Award winning science teacher and STEM curriculum consultant Anne Jolly finds this position naive, at best.
Tagged: STEM teaching
Becoming a STEM teacher means accepting the need to change traditional teaching methods and give up some control. Anne Jolly identifies 10 best practices.
Are most STEM programs more like the starfish or the spider? Anne Jolly reflects on the classroom model most likely to produce the citizens we need.