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    Atlanta Public Schools 
    STEM and STEAM Education
    Atlanta Public Schools (APS) is dedicated to preparing students for college and 21st Century careers by providing high quality educational opportunities. APS has set as a priority ensuring students receive a rigorous and relevant learning experience through its STEM Signature Program (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics). The Georgia Department of Education (GADOE) defines STEM Education as an integrated curriculum that is driven by problem solving, discovery, exploratory projects, problem-based learning and students centered development of ideas and solutions.   

    Several APS schools have selected career themes and are in the process of pursuing STEM certification:    

    • BEST Academy (Engineering
    • Coretta Scott King Young Women’s Academy (Engineering and Computer Science)
    • Douglass HS (Engineering)
      • Harper-Archer MS (Engineering)
        • Boyd ES
        • Fain ES
        • F.L. Stanton ES
        • Scott ES
        • Towns ES
        • Usher-Collier ES
        • Woodson Park ES
    • South Atlanta HS (Engineering and Health Science)
      • Long MS (Health Science)
        • Cleveland ES
        • Dobbs ES
        • Heritage Academy ES
        • Humphries ES
        • Hutchinson ES
    • Washington HS (Health Science and Computer Science)
      • Brown MS
        • M. A. Jones ES
        • Hollis Innovation Academy (K-8)
        • Tuskegee Airmen Global Academy ES

    GADOE has established a STEM certification process to validate the quality of STEM programs across the state.  The grade-level STEM Continuums (guidelines) are available for review on this website or from the APS Office of Career, Technical and Agricultural Education.  

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    For more information on STEM/STEAM contact:
    Dr. Brene` Bradley, STEM CoordinatorPhone: (404) 802-5892 | Email: bebradley@atlanta.k12.ga.us
     
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