Broadening Participation—Making STEM Learning Relevant and Rigorous for All Students
Featuring insights from leading researchers, this brief describes National Science Foundation Discovery Research K-12 projects that identify strategies to accomplish the following:
- Improve STEM instruction
- Remove barriers to effective STEM learning for members of underrepresented groups
- Strengthen K–12 STEM education for all students
The brief concludes by presenting five approaches that show promise for making STEM learning more rigorous, relevant, and effective.