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    • Risk Management of Education Systems: The Case of STEM Education in Israel 

      Zahav, Anat Even; Hazzan, Orit (Springer International Publishing, 2017)
      This work illustrates how risk management can be applied to educational systems in general, and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) education in particular. The rationale for this approach stems from ...
    • Secondary STEM Educational Reform 

      Johnson, Carla C. (Palgrave Macmillan US, 2011)
      Table of contents: Front Matter....Pages i-xix. Creating a “STEM for All? Environment....Pages 1-24. The Importance of Up-Front Evaluation Planning Including Student Learning Outcomes....Pages 25-45. Science Cooperatives ...
    • STEM and ICT Education in Intelligent Environments 

      Kanematsu, Hideyuki; Barry, Dana M. (Springer International Publishing, 2016)
      This book combines information communication technology (ICT) with the creative interdisciplinary teaching approach known as STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics). It introduces STEM and Creative Education ...
    • STEM Education: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications 

      Information Resources Management Association (IGI Global, 2015)
      Year after year, technology advances at an increasingly accelerated pace. In order to keep up with the demands of users and businesses alike, a comprehensive understanding of science and technology must be fostered in the ...
    • STEM Guides to Cooking 

      Robertson, Kay (Rourke Publishing and Rourke Educational Media, 2013)
      People use math to work with food in all sorts of ways. When your parents buy food they use math to figure out exactly how much it will cost. You can use simple math to help your parents know how long the food in the ...
    • STEM Guides to Travel 

      Robertson, Kay (Rourke Publishing and Rourke Educational Media, 2013)
      What does the word travel mean to you? Traveling is something people do all the time, both in small and big ways A means of traveling, or getting from one place to another, is a form of transportation.
    • STEM Jobs in Fashion and Beauty 

      Mooney, Carla (Rourke Publishing and Rourke Educational Media, 2014)
      Would you like to work as a fashion designer using a computer program to design a dress for a Paris fashion show? How about a chemist testing different formulations for a new face cream? Or maybe a web designer creating ...
    • STEM Jobs in Food and Nutrition 

      Katirgis, Jane (Rourke Publishing and Rourke Educational Media, 2014)
      Sit down at your dinner table and take a look at the food in front of you It may seem simple, but in reality, many people are hard at work making the food we eat every day Food chemists create new flavors for packaged food ...
    • STEM Jobs in Movies 

      Mooney, Carla (Rourke Publishing and Rourke Educational Media, 2014)
      A computer animator creates a 3-D character for a feature flm A motion capture technician tracks an actor’s movement via a computer program A web developer creates an online portal where fans can watch movie trailers and ...
    • STEM Jobs in Music 

      Duke, Shirley (Rourke Publishing and Rourke Educational Media, 2014)
      STEM jobs relate to many felds In music, the jobs range from developing new effects to recording performances STEM jobs meet needs people have It then allows them to work in a feld they enjoy Talent in music helps, but not ...
    • STEM Jobs in Sports 

      Raymos, Rick (Rourke Publishing and Rourke Educational Media, 2014)
      A nutritionist recommends a specialized diet for an Olympic athlete An engineer tests different materials to use in a new football helmet An electronics specialist designs a hockey puck that is easier to see on television ...
    • STEM Jobs with Animals 

      Duke, Shirley (Rourke Publishing and Rourke Educational Media, 2014)
      STEM jobs are careers for the future STEM jobs meet needs people have They will supply answers to questions we haven’t even thought of yet A STEM education could prepare you to fnd the next great discovery!
    • STEM Jobs with Cars 

      Katirgis, Jane (Rourke Publishing and Rourke Educational Media, 2014)
      Self-driving cars, NASCAR racetracks, safer airbags. What do these things have in common? Scientists, mathematicians, and engineers are the brains behind these and many other car technologies And all their jobs require a ...
    • STEM Jobs with the Environment 

      Lundgren, Julie K (Rourke Publishing and Rourke Educational Media, 2014)
      What does it take to be a superhero? Do you need to have special powers, like the ability to fly or great strength? Today’s world is in need of everyday heroes, and they have a diffcult mission: to save Earth’s environment ...
    • Successful K-12 STEM Education: Identifying Effective Approaches in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics 

      Committee on Highly Successful Schools or Programs in K-12 STEM Education, National Research Council (National Academies Press, 2011)
      Examines the landscape of K-12 science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education by considering different school models, highlighting research on effective STEM education practices, and identifying some ...
    • Successful STEM Education: A Workshop Summary 

      Committee on Highly Successful Schools or Programs for K-12 STEM Education, National Research Council (National Academies Press, 2011)
      What students learn about the science disciplines, technology, engineering, and mathematics during their K-12 schooling shapes their intellectual development, opportunities for future study and work, and choices of career, ...
    • Uncertainty and Graphing in Discovery Work: Implications for and Applications in STEM Education 

      Roth, Wolff-Michael (Springer Netherlands, 2014)
      This book deals with uncertainty and graphing in scientific discovery work from a social practice perspective. It is based on a 5-year ethnographic study in an advanced experimental biology laboratory. The book shows how, ...
    • Visual-spatial Ability in STEM Education: Transforming Research into Practice 

      Khine, Myint Swe (Springer International Publishing, 2017)
      Each chapter in this book makes a unique contribution to the body of the literature and enhances the understanding of spatial ability and its influence on learning in the STEM disciplines. It addresses spatial abilities, ...