STEAM Initiative

Offer STEAM at Your Afterschool Program 

Now offering trainings online.

STEAM activities at your program can bring excitement and enthusiasm for meaningful science exploration. By offering engaging activities that explore the worlds of science, technology, engineering, arts and math, will give you the opportunity to receive STEAM supplies valued at $100 to implement STEAM activities in your program. The STEAM Initiative  offers afterschool programs:

-  six interactive training modules that prepare afterschool professionals to be STEAM activity mentors. All STEAM trainings are scheduled on Friday mornings from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. on the following dates (tentative):

  • STEAM 1: Believe (January 31, 2020)
  • STEAM 2: The 5 E’s Instructional Method (February 14, 2020)
  • STEAM 3: The 5 E’s Competencies (March 6, 2020) Offered Online
  • STEAM 4: STEAM Careers & Strengthening the Lesson Plan (April 3 2020) Offered Online
  • STEAM 5: STEAM Curriculum (April 17, 2020) Offered Online
  • STEAM 6: Individualized Approach to STEAM (May 1, 2020)

-  one-on-one support (observation and  coaching sessions at your site)

-  real-time online resources that allow you to share
and collaborate with your peers

-  access to STEAM-specific expanded learning

-  follow up and access to a STEAM expert as you
continue to offer and implement quality informal
science in your afterschool program.



STEAM Professional Development Specialist

561-732-8066 ext. 106