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This is a new TAL offering, in response to identified needs in the area of math and science for public libraries. STEM Village is a relatively new product on the market and just recently being marketed to public libraries.
This is a unique tutoring type of resource. Interested libraries are encouraged to attend the scheduled webinar.
Pricing is based on sessions used.
From the vendor:
Students discover real-world application of STEM skills in fascinating topics like Robotics, 3D Printing, Artificial Intelligence, Space Exploration, Climate Change, and much more! Online learning works in concert with hand-on activities already in place at libraries. It truly “takes a village!”
The world is changing fast, and so is the job market – 42% of Canadian’s aged 20-29 are underemployed and living with their parents. Traditional education isn’t keeping up and parent awareness is very low. There are incredible opportunities for youth with STEM skills – 90% of top professions require STEM skills. To get our children through today’s education system successfully, it will take a lot of extra focus and guidance.
Online educational tools can help students self-discover interests and passions as they’re guided through development paths in science, technology, engineering, and math using fun learning tools, games and assessments.
STEM Village Delivers:
Benefits for Libraries:
To subscribe to this new TAL offering for STEM Village please contact Christa Foley by Friday, October 13, 2017. A subscribers' agreement will be sent to you for signing.
Access: The vendor noted login and password is the most common way to access. They have used SIP2 and EzProxy should not be a problem. This needs verification.
Remote access is permitted.