1) Using art to introduce topics and to promo2) Virtual STEAM
te critical thinking
in the biological sciences.This session discusses how using various art
forms to introduce topics engages students, maintains their interest, and
provides unique connections to the subject matter.
Virtual STEAM fairs endow students with the ability to adapt,
learn and master skills ranging from presentation skills to research skills. A
Virtua STEAM Fair helps avoid large gatherings by using a virtual platform.
3) Using art to describe the structure and function of the
Teaching about the muscle system can be very
content-heavy, so I wanted to find a creative way to engage students with a more
inclusive and interdisciplinary activity.
Heather Minges Wols (Columbia College Chicago: Chicago, IL), Adriana Andrade (Sacred Heart Greenwich: Greenwich, CT), Melanie Rodriguez (Los Angeles Unified School District: Sherman Oaks, CA)