Why STEM Education Works
STEM Education Works developed in partnership with Purdue University has combined standards-aligned STEM curriculum with high quality robotics technology to empower students in grades 6 to 12 to integrate science and mathematics concepts into design-based learning engineering practices. Our teacher-designed, industry-aligned curriculum delivers authentic learning opportunities to students, bridging the gap between student outcomes and workforce development needs.
Real Curriculum From Accredited Educators
Our curriculum offers a truly integrative approach, developed in partnership with Purdue University, to meet desired standards through an engineering design-based pedagogical model which enables expert-to-novice educators to teach vital capabilities in programming, robotics, automation, logistics, engineering design, systems thinking, creative problem solving, and much more.
The STEM Education Works curriculum meets all the top technology standards, such as Standards for Technological Literacy (STL), Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS), and the Computer Science Teachers Association (CSTA) K-12 Computer Science Standards, while ensuring the development of the critical-thinking, problem-solving and technical skills needed for the workforce.
Designed to empower students in grades 6 to 12 to integrate science and mathematics concepts into design-based learning engineering practices, our curriculum helps students become better problem solvers, creative and critical thinkers, and collaborators – skills that are necessary in the workforce and all areas of life.
Our industry-aligned curriculum includes enough material to span the duration of a semester. It can be offered as a standalone course, or easily implemented along existing material in an appropriate STEM or CTE pathway course. Our living curriculum changes with the latest developments in technology, keeping the lessons relevant to the ever-changing industry.
Our teacher-designed, industry-aligned curriculum cultivates the practical skills needed for student success in the workforce. Targeted toward students in grades 6-12, our curriculum offers a truly integrative approach to meeting desired standards.
Whether you have a background in technology or you’re just getting started, this course will help you integrate engineering, coding and robotics into the classroom, makerspace, or your afterschool program.
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STEM Education Works Vision
Director – STEM Education Works
Director of Curriculum & Professional Development
STEM curriculum that works for you
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News & Updates
Lafayette, Ind. – June 12, 2019 – SDI Innovations, the parent company of School Datebooks and STEM Education Works, announced today that they have finalized a partnership with Matt Miller. Miller is a critically acclaimed speaker and “one of the top 10 Influencers of...read more
STEM Education Works, subsidiary of SDI Innovations, announces new partnerships at International Society of Technology in Education Conference
Lafayette, Ind. (June 12, 2019) - Lafayette-headquartered SDI Innovations announced on Wednesday, June 12th that its subsidiary STEM Education Works will showcase six new partnerships with Sindoh, Luxrobo, ElecFreaks, Skyepack, Diversified Woodcrafts, and EdTech...read more
Lafayette, Ind. – June 12, 2019 – Lafayette-based SDI Innovations announced that its subsidiary STEM Education Works has partnered with Sindoh, a South Korea-based 3D printer manufacturer. Sindoh technology takes 3D printing to the next level with its built-in...read more