Needing the HumanitiesApril 6, 2012
Why STEM is not enough
Valerie Strauss posted an article called Why STEM is Not Enough on March 5, 2012 in the Washington Post that was written by Cathy N. Davidson, Paula Barker Duffy, and Martha Wagner Weinberg, members of the National Council on the Humanities. It is a fascinating article that refers to the importance and value of the humanities needing to be intervowen into the teaching of science and technology. Please click here for the entire article.
Thanks to Social Studies specialist Kristie Littlefield for providing the link.
Science Art Connection
At the University of Colorado Museum of Natural History they have an exhibit
called the Invisible Connectedness of Things. Students at the Manhatten Middle School created “smog collector” plates. Read more by clicking here.
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