STEM/STEAM: Science, Technology, Engineering, Math and the Arts

Here you'll find articles and resources for STEM+Arts education, also known as STEAM. Topics include science, technology, engineering, math and arts education and range from research reports to feature articles to profiles of makerspaces to news about new STEAM and STEAM initiatives in schools.

Amazon Launches Storefront for Educational Resources

Educators can now create and sell their educational resources through a dedicated portal and storefront on Amazon.

STEM Careers Coalition Aims to Reach 10 Million Students

Discovery Education is leading an effort to provide students and educators with free digital content and experiences in an effort to develop the next generation of professionals in STEM fields.

Brooklyn Invests $15 Million in STEAM Education

Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams has announced a $15 million capital investment in bring STEAM education to over 50 schools.

New Future Innovators Program Focuses on STEM Activities

KaBOOM! and the CarMax Foundation are partnering to launch the initiative that will provide youth-serving organizations project based learning activities to encourage children to become interested in STEM.

Sphero Launches Programmable Robot Offering

The robotics company has announced the commercial launch of RVR, a customizable robot that teaches students how to code.

New Jersey CS Initiative to Award $2M in Grants

New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy has announced his Computer Science for All State Plan to help schools statewide create “advanced, high-quality” computer science programs.

VEX Robotics Intros Educator Certifications

VEX Robotics is launching a professional development program to train teachers on how to use the company’s robotics products.

Adobe Creative Cloud Gets Major Makeover

Adobe's suite of creation programs has been given a major ladling of updates in time for the company's annual user conference. Today, at Adobe MAX, Adobe showed new functionality for Creative Cloud.

Google Funds Bay Area STEM Initiative

The nonprofit Kapor Center is launching the Rising STEM Scholars Initiative to provide low income students and students of color opportunities to take AP courses in math, science and computer science.

KinderLab Intros Robotics Course for Homeschoolers

The KIBO Home Robotics Course gives home educators and caregivers a new way to introduce coding and robotics to young children without using computers or screen time.