STEM is available at the buffalo Academy of Science
to name just one local area school. Excellence in STEM
(Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics)
education is an important factor in the nation's ability to remain competitive in our global economy. By creating a rigorous program focused on the STEM disciplines, BuffSci endeavors to reduce the educational and technological gaps that exist for many of our students. By making technology accessible and de-mystifying the disciplines of science and math, students are empowered to succeed. Removing barriers is at the forefront of providing a quality education and this program ensures that all students are able to get hands-on, experiential learning opportunities that will translate to successful future endeavors.
Adding ART we now get STEAM and schools are going full steam ahead and The Park School
in Amherst have received an award
Park Recognized as Top STEAM School
WNY STEM has recognized The Park School of Buffalo as a “School on the Move” for its work in STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, Math) education.
Park was one of just 15 WNY public, private, and charter schools to receive recognition from the organization. The School received an “Engaged” rating, which acknowledges Park's commitment and progress in STEM/STEAM academics.
“This recognition as a school ‘On the Move’ in STEAM teaching and learning validates the effort put forth by our administration, staff, and faculty over many years to make The Park School an excellent place for STEAM education,” said science teacher John Zamojski, who accepted Park’s award.
STREAM in recent years has appeared in schools of the Buffalo Diocese such as www.stameliaschool.org
in the town of Tonawanda NY
The Diocese of Buffalo STREAM Academy courses provide creative, hands-on opportunities for students:
- Focus on inquiry, creativity, complex thinking and FUN!
- Emphasize STREAM education learning areas and nurtures the innate curiosity of every child!
- Provides a runway for our next generation of believers, innovators, scientists and leaders!
Because of this curriculum Paul Antonio Magic
has put together a school assembly which covers all three of these headings STEM, STEAM
, and also the religious institutes version STREAM these 35 - 40 minute programs are filled with content that reverts back to the theme and teaches all 4, 5 or 6 aspects of the theme in a fun filled program.
Paul Antonio Magic is based in Buffalo NY but travels far and wide performing his show for school assemblies of children in k-5 schools, Middle Schools and also High schools not just in NY but also Ohio, Connecticut and more.