a collaborative ePublication of the Cumberland Valley School District

For many years, STEM has stood for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math, but there is value in adding an "A" to ensure that the Arts continue to shape our approach to design and innovation.

By moving from STEM to STEAM, we hope to integrate the diversity of 21st century disciplines in a way that will allow our students to see how the humanities and sciences converge in the careers of the future.

Read more about STEAM at Rhode Island School of Design's (RISD) promotional page, or on Linkedin.