STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts and Math)
STEAM is a student-centered instructional model that integrates Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Mathematics to deepen content understanding and foster Portrait of a Graduate attributes.
The complex nature of today’s society require students to develop a new set of skills and knowledge to be competitive in the rapidly-changing world. The STEAM Project Team collaborates with local business & community partners to provide project-based, relevant, and rigorous learning opportunities that promote life-long learning and problem-solving skills. Our goal, aligned to FCPS’ Strategic Plan, Ignite, is to deepen content understanding and foster Portrait of a Graduate attributes through integration of STEAM, while providing exposure to and opportunities for STEM careers.