STEM Master Teacher Corps

My Views On Obama’s STEM Master Teacher Corps

By Candy Walter This past Wednesday the Obama administration announced the President’s plan to create a national corps of teachers focused on STEM. For those unaware, STEM is educational buzzword number 1,071 and refers to Science, Technology, Engineering and Math education. As currently presented, this teacher corps would start with 50 school districts that have identified up to 50 STEM teachers (for a total of 2,500 teachers) with hopes to expand to 10,000 teachers across the...