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After-school STEM programs inspire kids to keep learning

  • Aired: 11/14/2017
  • 07:32
  • Rating: NR
At an after-school STEM club in Rhode Island, students are working on an engineering challenge -- because they want to be. The low-stakes, fun environment offers time for exploration when resources or hands-on activities may be in short supply during school hours, and can help sustain interest as classes get harder. Special correspondent Lisa Stark of Education Week reports.
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Afterschool programs are training the next generation of STEM workers.
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