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Expanding STEAM Education

9.22.23 STEM education emphasizes science, technology, engineering and math, but there’s a growing push to throw an artistic element into the mix. The resulting field of study, STEAM, is about applying creative approaches to projects while incorporating real-world problem solving. This week, Executive Producer Jeff Proctor sits down with two educators to talk about new expansions in STEAM. 

Correspondent: Jeff Proctor 

Karen Kinsman, director, UNM STEAM-H Center  
Dr. Shelly Gruenig, executive director, R4Creating 

For More Information: 

STEM-H Center-University of New Mexico 

Advancing STEM Education and Experiences for Students-R4 Creating 

STEAM Center for Excellence opens in Rio Rancho-KOAT