There's STEM and there is STEAM. Why is the A important? Why add ART to a string of left-brain sounding topics like science, technology, engineering & math? The "A" means creating is an important factor in learning and connecting ideas. Art projects stimulate creativity and problem solving. How does this fit into schools and libraries? Read the full article below!
(And come play & create in our Creation Station in the Children's Room!)
Click here for article from School Library Journal