This collection features lessons that embed digital fabrication technologies into hands-on design activities that center STEM careers. Students can combine real-world problem-solving scenarios and the engineering design process while learning through this transformative toolset about different STEM careers.
STEM Career Pathways
There are many different pathways to STEM careers, and students who explore these possibilities through hands-on digital fabrication lessons can more easily imagine themselves as career professionals. Along with exposure to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics careers, students participating in these lessons will develop STEM skills essential to all careers including creativity, problem-solving, artistic expression, design thinking, collaboration, and resource management.
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