STEM and why it matters - Chalkwall - Make Your Mark
6 months ago, Sun, Aug 27, 2017, 22:49:56
There’s been a lot of talk in recent years about Australian education and STEM, with debate centring on Australian students’ skills in core subjects and how they’re showing definite signs of slipping. It’s eliciting concern and consternation from industry experts and politicians alike. But what does it even mean and why is STEM considered so important? Here’s a quick guide to STEM and why it matters, not just to students, but the nation as a whole.