Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM


Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.


George F. Baker STEM Academy

No description

Art Schouten

on 14 November 2013

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of George F. Baker STEM Academy

George F. Baker

Introduction of NYIT

An approach to teaching and learning that integrates content and skills of:

Better understanding the application and the process.

Tuxedo Union Free School District’s vision is to be a leader in STEM education, preparing and inspiring generations of learners to meet the challenges of the global society through innovation, collaboration, and creative problem solving.

What is the future of GFB and the STEM Academy?
Designing a Vision
A Methodology
A Systems Approach
Critical Thinking

STEM is...
“98% of our surroundings are man made!”
Promotes innovative and logical thinking
Meets the challenges of a global society
Teaches and applies digital, technological, scientific and mathematical literacy
Incorporates all disciplines
STEM proficient students are able to:
answer complex questions,
investigate global issues,
develop solutions for challenges and real-world problems
apply the rigor of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics content.

Investigate Problems and Engage in Research
Strategic Planning, Problem Solving, and Systematic Approaches
Collaborate as a Team
Apply Technologies Appropriately
Students will be exposed to and develop skills pertaining to:
Launches September 2013 with Freshman Foundations

Expands incrementally over next four years

Emphasizes four areas: Applied Science (Traditional Engineering Fields), Computer Science, Environmental Science, Life Science

Provides STEM Endorsement on diplomas of June 2017 Graduates from GFB STEM Academy
How is a STEM Proficient Student Different?
Promotes a foundation in STEM skills

Employs all areas of technology while integrating the arts and humanities

Focuses on interrelationships between the disciplines
What is STEM?
What is STEM?
Project-based Learning
Aligned with Common Core
Rigorous Standards of Practice
Engineering design
What is the value of a STEM Education?
Technological literacy
Standards of practice
Identify Technologies and Resources
Interpret and Communicate Information and Ideas
Students will be exposed to and develop skills pertaining to:
Pat Higgins
Pat Higgins
Marco Margotta
Jen Jones
Jen Jones
Bryan Roessel
Bryan Roessel
Carol Marash
Carol Marash
Carol Marash
Dave Powers
Full transcript