Jennifer Gfroerer, principal of Valley Catholic Middle School in Beaverton, Oregon, speaks to us about the advantages of STEM education and shares her implementation story.
In our conversation, Jen speaks to how why she thinks STEM education is important, how she went about changing what they do to align with the values of STEM education and how they maintained their high standards while accomplishing these goals.
You can connect with Jennifer via email at email@example.com or on her school's website.
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