This site will be a home base of links exploring the idea of a STICK acronym that details some Engineering concepts that can be used in STEM.

STICK stands for:
  • Simplicity
  • Trade-offs
  • Iteration
  • Constraints
  • Keep Moving Forward

The first main presentation of the acronym was at Ignite Seattle 17, in Matt Jensen's talk, "From STEM to STICK: How to Raise Engineers".  The acronym arose in Matt's work coaching LaSER, an after-school STEM program in Seattle.