Lewisville Independent School District takes an innovative, collaborative, and systemic approach to implementing STEM

Studies have identified the elementary years as the period when students form their interests in STEM identities and careers (source: Successful STEM Education, an initiative of the National Science Foundation). Furthermore, the elementary years are a time when fundamental habits of mind form. Attributes of a STEM mindset—such as productive failure and critical thinking skills— influence the lens through which students continue to view learning and the world....

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STEM-certified schools increase student engagement and achievement across content area - Carroll County Schools (CCS)

CCS’s mission is to develop globally competitive college and career graduates. Science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) integration is a key part of this mission.

Located 50 miles west of Atlanta, CCS is a rural district that enrolls 15,720 students. More than 60 percent of students are economically disadvantaged, yet the district consistently ranks in the top 20 percent of school systems in Georgia. CCS leaders attribute much of this success to an emphasis on literacy, math, and STEM education. ...

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