STEAM and Computer Science
What are STEAM and Computer Science?
Why are STEAM and Computer Science (CS) good for ALL Students?
STEAM and CS prepare students for modern and future careers.
Students develop engineering and CS problem-solving skills needed across all career fields.
STEAM and CS connect learning across subjects for deeper understanding and innovation.
Students connect learning across subjects and use thinking skills that transfer. They investigate real-world problems and design innovative solutions.
STEAM and CS expand possibilities and advance equity.
Students engage as creators, explorers, and innovators and learn their ideas matter. They see themselves belonging in STEAM and CS careers.
Where and when are students using STEAM and Computer Science?
FCPS Teachers innovate to find new ways to integrate STEAM and CS in:
- Classroom instruction
- Before or after-school programs
- Robotics clubs
- Special events for families