We are excited about your amazing interest in our Learn STEM Online Course and our great online discussions and collaboration! More than 600 participants were exceeding our expectations by far. As promised, we have uploaded the learning design, the learning content, the weekly video and the live event presentation from all weeks now: You can download them for free and adapt and re-use them according our open license (CC BY).
And have also a look for our holistic Pedagogical Framework and our tools and recommendations for improving STEM education in schools and outside the classroom! Tell us how you like the Learn STEM Online Course and how we can support you. We are looking forward to your feedback and our future collaboration!
The Conference “Learn STEM: Innovative pedagogy for STEM education” was an unexpected and incredible success: More than 700 teachers and headmasters from all five continents registered to join online on Wednesday, 29th of April 2020. The coordinator of the European initiative Learn STEM, Dr. Christian M. Stracke, is excited: “We are happy about the amazing interest in innovative STEM learning and in our pedagogical model and free tools”. 22 international experts from Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) presented latest developments in STEM education from scientific research to practical experiences.
We invite you and all school teachers, headmasters and researchers to join the online course starting on 26th of March 2020: During four weeks, you and all participants can explore and discuss how to improve school education in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM).
The introductory weeks started on 12th of March 2020 and are open for getting together and familiar with the online environment, see our introduction on: www.bit.ly/LearnSTEM2020_Introduction
The online course “Learn STEM: Innovative pedagogy for STEM education” is available now: The European initiative Learn STEM invites all school teachers, headmasters and researchers to join and register for free. During four weeks, all participants can explore and discuss how to improve school education in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). The online course will start on Thursday, 26th of March 2020, registration is already open now at: www.competencedevelopment.eu
In the first week, the Learn STEM online course will introduce and explain innovative STEM learning along the example of the Learn STEM Pedagogical Model. Weeks 2 and 3 are focusing learner- and teacher-centred STEM education and related methodologies, instruments and practical tips. Finally, week 4 will offer STEM assessment tools to support teachers as well as learners to measure their progress. Starting on 1st of March 2020, the introductory weeks are opening for getting together and familiar with the online environment.
Around 100 pre-service and in-service teachers and headmasters were attending LINQ 2019 taking place on 22nd of November 2019 in the Niekee school in Roermond. The interactive Learn STEM session was attracting most of the conference participants leading to lively discussions about the Learn STEM Pedagogical Model and its usage and adaptation.