Highlights from Academic Festival 2018

STEAM Learning In and Out of School

A panel discussion about STEAM learning in and out of school with TC faculty.

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Learn and explore STEAM concepts through play.

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Wish Tree

Craft a wish for our interactive project designed to share our dreams for STEAM education.

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STEAM Events

STEAM Learning In and Out of School

STEAM incorporates Art into STEM and is a movement widely adopted by institutions, corporations and individuals. But what exactly is STEAM? This session brought together faculty who considered the implications for curriculum, research, and pedagogy of adopting a STEAM stance.

Erica Walker

Professor of Mathematics and Education, Teachers College

Nathan Holbert

Assistant Professor of Communication, Media and Learning Technologies Design

Ioana Literat

Assistant Professor of Communication, Media and Learning Technologies Design

Felicia Mensah

Professor of Science and Education and Associate Dean

Sandra Okita

Associate Professor of Technology and Education

Nicholas Wasserman

Assistant Professor of Mathematics Education

Explore the STEAMnasium 2018 — check out STEAMnasium 2019

This MST "open house" at Academic Festival included interactive activities and opportunities for play across several STEAM domains. Live demos, research exhibitions, math tools you can manipulate, and painting with virtual reality were just some of fun and exciting ways visitors experienced STEAM.

STEAM Wish Tree

What are your wishes for STEAM education? What should STEAM be like? Visitors shared their vision for STEAM education on the STEAM Wish Tree designed and built by students in MST's Snow Day Learning Lab. You can also follow along on Twitter and share your wishes by tagging your tweets #STEAMWishTree.