Saturday 20th October, 2012
11:00am to 11:45am
The program will highlight the New Rhythm in Our Nation as it relates to STEM Education. It will help viewers understand the impetus behind the change in Science education to include technology, and applied math concepts intuitively in every lesson. Viewers will understand that STEM Education is project based on application of science, technology, engineering and mathematical domains instead of the traditional pedagogical approach of reading and answering the questions. They will understand the rigor and vigor of STEM Education is vital to our youth as we prepare them for 21st Century careers and civic engagement. Despite the challenges that seem insurmountable to some parents, they will witness intellectual growth in problem solving as they learn the skill of delving more into content matters to become deeper thinkers not just recipients of information. Viewers will gain awareness of how they can stimulate youth in their community gearing them up for the rigor of STEM Education in the community that engages students in activities where problem solving is part of the norm and not just a treat. In the event that STEM Education has not reach the community school of the viewers, they will be able to direct the type of learning that emulates STEM education interim.
Presented by Florentia Spires
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