CAN STEM WIRE STUDENT FOR SUCCESS?
People are becoming "more aware of how important it is to start early developing those (STEM) skills for students," said Susan Castillo, vice president of the Western region for Project Lead the Way.

The Indianapolis-based nonprofit provides K-12 curriculum aligned around three pathways - engineering, biomedical science and computer science in 8,000 schools across the country and more than 70 Arizona schools, Castillo said.

"Starting in kindergarten, we have students learning about the engineering design process, working in groups, collaborating and starting to develop those problem solving skills, those critical thinking skills, and doing presentations," Castillo said.

Project Lead the Way also partners with industries across the country.    >>READ MORE
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