STEM & Literacy: Learning about Earning

Literacy,  noun the ability to read and write; competence or knowledge in a specified area. I am always thinking of new ways to incorporate reading, writing and discussions into my science curriculum.  After a discussion with a co worker about exposing our students to things they wouldn't otherwise be exposed to, I've decided to start a …

The Real, or Imagined Problem with STEM Education in America

I found this Washington Post article in my LinkedIn news feed today and giggled at it a bit.  If I didn't know any better, I'd think the author was a creationist (slaps hand hard..ok, stop that...) Those who follow this blog know how I feel about science education.  I feel its as important as having …

Future Think…

reflect on this. I have nothing more to add... Our students need to see themselves as the inventors of the future not just the consumers of products. #education #principalchat — Dr. Stephen Jones (@DrStephenJones) January 14, 2015 I am always telling my students that it is time to get ready for careers that do not …