From first graders blogging to teens building underwater robots, District 57 bringing STEM curriculum to life for students of all ages

From first graders blogging to teens building underwater robots, District 57 bringing STEM curriculum to life for students of all ages

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District 57 is placing a major emphasis on the critical subjects of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM curriculum), through extracurricular offerings and enhanced school-day lessons that help prepare students to be the next generation of leaders in STEM-related fields. STEM curriculum has become a major focus in education, because the subjects play an important role in the high-tech, high-skill global economy that eventually will employ today's students.