steam506 | Graduate
Steam Education: Curriculum And Instruction
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STEAM Educational Philosophy and Best Practices
- Discuss the role of teachers and students in a STEAM classroom environment.
- Justify use of inquiry-based learning for STEAM integration.
- Construct a framework for metacognitive conversations creating conceptual change.
- Define STEAM education and why it is important in the 21st century.
- Describe the STEAM philosophy and framework.
- Compare a STEAM environment to traditional learning environments.
- Connect STEAM national and state standards to STEAM philosophy.
- Evaluate best practices for STEAM education.
Applying STEAM-Infused Project-Based Learning With Differentiation
- Identify real-world, relevant, and authentic learning.
- Incorporate specific strategies into a STEAM-infused project-based learning (PBL) classroom.
- Organize a STEAM-infused project-based learning (PBL) unit idea using the backward design model.
- Describe how you would incorporate entry events, driving questions, and differentiated projects in a STEAM-infused project-based learning classroom.
Creating Varied Assessments for a STEAM Classroom
- Compare various types of formative and summative assessments.
- Outline a checklist assessment aligned to metacognitive conversations.
- Produce a formative, project-based assessment aligned to STEAM standards.
- Design a rubric to evaluate STEAM outcomes aligned to STEAM standards.
Focusing on Technology and Arts
- Summarize the difference between fully integrated arts and an arts activity.
- Define arts within the STEAM frame of reference.
- Research technology tool possibilities for use in a STEAM setting.
- Integrate authentic technology resources.
- Evaluate digital tools that meet the diverse needs of learners.
- Identify digital tools that can be integrated into project-based and inquiry-based learning.
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