With the recent attention on the value of STEM education, it's the perfect time to share resources for teaching STEM in afterschool.

Afterschool programs are the perfect setting for STEM learning! STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) is best taught through hands-on, student-centered activities that allow students to explore, build, invent, solve problems and be actively engaged in their learning. During afterschool or expanded learning time, educators have opportunities to foster creativity, collaboration and critical thinking, which are limited in the traditional classroom.

With the recent attention on the value of STEM education, it's the perfect time to share resources for teaching STEM in afterschool. Check out the following tools, apps and resources:

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