STEM is Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (incorporating Physics and Chemistry).
The DfE STEM Learning strategy has transformed public education to enable students at every level of schooling to develop knowledge, skills and understanding in STEM subjects and to apply that learning to shape their world.
Importance of STEM skills
75% of jobs in the next 10 years will need STEM skills.
The STEM Works program will give our teachers the facilities they need to:
inspire innovation and creativity
encourage future innovation and productivity.
STEM approach to teaching
The STEM approach to teaching and learning gives students the opportunity to work on challenging problems and projects.