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Reflections on Year One from an Assistant STEM Principal

Stratford STEM Magnet High School teachers, Angela Galloway, Delaine Wendling and Assistant Principal, Jeff Davis take water quality samples at depth with the US Army Corps of Engineers

STEM education continues to evolve in definition, practice, and execution, and that is how it should be. In K12 education, we are preparing some students for careers that don’t currently exist. Many of these careers will be birthed and evolve through advancements in STEM, and to be included on the ground floor of the STEM initiative in Tennessee is an exciting and challenging endeavor. Especially when only a year ago I wasn’t even aware of its existence!

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RoboCamp 2012 in Nashville

Exciting update from our cluster of STEM schools in Nashville. RoboCamp 2012 was held at Bailey STEM Magnet Middle School July 9th-13th. Teachers from Bailey, Litton Middle School and Stratford STEM High School led rising 5th-7th graders through the process of building a robotic arm to use in a competition at the end of the week. The students also learned to solder on a circuit board for an electronic siren. A trip to the Nissan factory in Smyrna provided students […]

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