Articles with the tag: education

  • 10 Best Games to Teach Your Kids to Code

    When it comes to digital learning and practice resources, the STEM Village Content Team likes to stay “in the know” of all the resources out in the digital universe so we can provide the best learning experience for your kids or students. This is our newest list of “Top Picks” we love to use on […]

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  • The Best Math Games

    When it comes to digital learning and practice resources, the STEM Village Content Team likes to stay “in the know” of all the resources out in the digital universe so we can provide the best learning experience for your kids or students. This is our newest list of “Top Picks” we love to use on […]

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  • Why is STEM Education Important?

    The acronym “STEM” (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) is a term used in the education world. However, STEM isn’t just a thing for your kids classroom, it has become important to everyone as we evolve into a more tech and innovation dependent world. I’m writing this article because it’s one of the most popular questions […]

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  • What is STEM Education, Anyways?

    There is a lot of talk about “STEM Education” and it’s coming from all directions. Educators and school administrators are being asked by parents, education leaders, and most importantly, industry leaders to make it a top priority to boost these skills from the first day of school and onward. But that’s not all – tech […]

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  • Why STEM Education is the New #1 Corporate Investment

    The skills gap issue in today’s digital economy is reaching “crisis” levels and companies are feeling the brunt. The global economy is expected to have a shortfall of 85 million skilled jobs by 2020, mostly in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM). 80% of professions are expected to require STEM skills in the next decade, […]

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  • 9 Ways to Maximize Your Child’s Learning with STEM Village

    1. Get help with homework, or study for a test  Remind your child that STEM Village is here to help with Math or Science homework. Our most successful students build STEM Village into their weekly homework routine.  What a great answer to “mom/dad I’m bored… what can I do?”! Click “All Math Topics” or “All Science Topics” to […]

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  • The Immediate Value of STEM Education

    Investing in STEM Education is critical for the future of our children and the Canadian Economy. Recent reports from the White House and many other players in the education world drive to prepare current students for future careers. Just before the holidays, the Financial Post published an article that discusses five investment trends to look […]

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  • Do I really want to leave my child’s future to chance?

    Currently, 42% of Canadians aged 20-29 are unemployed or underemployed in jobs not requiring degrees – and most still living at home.  32% of College graduates are making $25,000 or less.  63% of College graduates say they still need more training to find the kind of employment they are seeking.  The job market has changed […]

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