2017 ASTC Annual Conference (October 21-24)

Successful Steam: Designing Art-science Activities with Equity and Access in Mind (Poster Presentation)

Saturday, October 21, 2017: 2:00 PM-3:15 PM
Convention Center
Session Leader:
Laura Conner, University of Alaska Fairbanks
Stephen Pompea, National Optical Astronomy Observatory, Carrie Tzou, University of Washington Bothell, Mareca Guthrie, University of Alaska Museum of the North and Blakely Tsurusaki, University of Washington, Bothell

A STEAM approach to science holds promise for engaging diverse learners, but it can be hard to design activities that do the job. We developed STEAM design principles that deeply integrate art and science practices with identity building strategies. Come learn about our approach and how you can use it!