vs The handy infographic below takes a look at why focusing on the skills of half our brain is not enough. It explores the functions of all parts of the brain (however simplified) and gives some insight into how the creative skills can help you a lot.
STEM is an acronym for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics education. These are all four focuses in school now because they are intertwined, and they apply to real world thinking. STEM focuses on problem based learning.
Hand Over the Reins: Student-Driven Projects. One of my recent classroom adventures proved PBL can be amazingly engaging and effective without being overwhelming. Am I a PBL expert? Absolutely not. Do I strive to implement PBL (or elements thereof) in my