I’m a STEM fan, and a storyteller myself, so I was delighted when the good people at the National Institute for Women in Trades, Technology and Science asked me to do a guest post on this subject. Not only does storytelling bring STEM in to STEAM, but it also makes these subjects a little more appealing to female learners. The IWITTS website is packed with useful resources, and you can read the actual blog post here.
Storytelling and science are becoming good friends, generally speaking. Here’s a great clip of some major scientific minds weighing in, including Bill Nye, Neil deGrasse Tyson, and Richard Dawkins:
Amy Leask is VP of Enable Education.