- M-DCPS celebrating the stars of the 2015 Miami-Dade STEM Competitions.
- Over 10,000 in attendance, the STEM Expo was a success as students, parents, teachers and community stakeholders gathered to compete and showcase all STEM disciplines.
- The Ten80 Racing Challenge STEM Initiative is a project-based learning system, network and league through which middle and high school students compete in STEM competitions.
STEAM and STEM School Designations
M-DCPS Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) and now with the addition of Science, Technology, Engineerin, Arts and Mathematics (STEAM) School Designation program’s primary goal is to promote STEAM and STEM education and integration among its disciplines.
The STEAM and STEM school designation criteria includes: STEM competitions, professional development, partnerships, equity and accountability. In addition, the STEAM and STEM School Designation will strengthen science, mathematics, visual and performing arts, accelerated and Career and Technical offerings.
Schools that meet the designations will be promoted to the community to ensure all stakeholders are aware of the great choices M-DCPS offers in the areas of STEAM and STEM education. Three distinct recognition levels (Bronze, Silver and Gold) will be offered to schools to encourage on-going growth and performance in the area of STEAM and STEM.