ERIC Number: EJ1125957
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2013-Dec
Abstractor: As Provided
Building STEAM in Design-Related Technology
Maldonado, Elaine; Pearson, Karen R.
Journal of Educational Technology Systems, v42 n2 p133-140 Dec 2013
TECH-FIT is a National Science Foundation initiative at FIT, part of the State University of New York. An institution with over 85% female students, this interdisciplinary, design-related STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) project sought to increase inclusion and student performance in STEM. Building on new and existing online teaching and learning resources, goals were achieved through faculty development and innovative curriculum, supported by research-based pedagogies and innovative technology.
Descriptors: STEM Education, Art Education, Interdisciplinary Approach, State Universities, Engineering Education, Design, Electronic Learning, Educational Technology, Technology Integration, College Students, Females, Inclusion, Web Based Instruction, Student Educational Objectives, Faculty Development, Curriculum Development, Educational Innovation, Evidence Based Practice
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