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4 Common Myths About Early STEM Learning

Find out how you can support young learners in building STEM skills in and out of the classroom.
Watch a group of preschoolers working in a garden. It's cute, right? But it turns out they're learning more than you'd think! According to our new NSF-funded report, STEM Starts Early, co-published by the Joan Ganz Cooney Center at Sesame Workshop and New America, there's growing evidence that very young children from all backgrounds -- even children from birth to age 8 -- learn important science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) skills and habits of mind from everyday play ... Read more
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Scavenger Hunts = Engagement + Fun!

Sharpen students' informational literacy skills by sending them on a wild Goose Chase!
Tell a group of middle school students that you're about to teach a lesson on information literacy, and you can almost hear the collective inward groan -- you can definitely hear the outward one. However, ... Read more
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