Non-formal education in STEM potential and limits

Non-formal education in STEM potential and limits

Introduction  Recently, an increase in non-formal educational activities has been noticed worldwide, aiming to introduce innovative ways of teaching for many subjects including those related to STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) as well as...
School and museum, a real partnership

School and museum, a real partnership

The school and the museum Encountering a new place during a school trip is synonymous with change, surprise and emotion. If the school and the museum are complementary in terms of learning, the specificity of each makes the child move from the position of pupil to...
How to fall in love with math…

How to fall in love with math…

For many people mathematics is just the repetition of operations in order to memorize fragmented technical facts. Dan Finkel, a PhD in mathematics from the University of Washington, states that the authority and mystification of numbers is so important that people are...