Lakota http://wvxu.org en Full STEAM ahead for Lakota students http://wvxu.org/post/full-steam-ahead-lakota-students <p align="left">Lakota is moving full STEAM ahead to prepare its students for the future.</p><p align="left">A growing number of school districts nationwide are discovering that students not only need STEM..science, technology, engineering and math, but an added element...art.<a href="http://www.lakotaonline.com/"> Lakota </a>has also added medical, forming the STEAM squared acronym. At Liberty Junior School teacher Doug Noxsel instructed seventh graders in his design class to build the tallest structure they could with certain specifications. <span style="display: none;">&nbsp;</span></p> Mon, 10 Sep 2012 09:00:00 +0000 Ann Thompson 3648 at http://wvxu.org Full STEAM ahead for Lakota students STEAM2 at Lakota Schools http://wvxu.org/post/steam2-lakota-schools <p>You’ve probably heard of STEM curriculum: Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. But have you heard of <a href="http://www.lakotaonline.com/district.cfm?subpage=2845">STEAM2</a>? The <a href="http://www.lakotaonline.com/">Lakota School District</a> has taken STEM one step further to prepare students for projected job openings by adding Applied Arts and Medical.&nbsp; Ann Thompson reports about this enhanced approach in <strong>Focus on Technology</strong>.</p> Fri, 07 Sep 2012 05:35:15 +0000 Ann Thompson 3512 at http://wvxu.org STEAM2 at Lakota Schools