New NAEP to Gauge Engineering, Technology Literacy

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The computerized exam will ask students to apply their knowledge of technology and engineering principles to solve problems.

Susan Grigsby‘s insight:

While I appreciate the effort to "put the ‘T-E in STEM" I think we are missing the fundamental of R – reading. If students can’t read it doesn’t matter how much science, technology, engineering, or math we throw at them they will not succeed. IMHO: it should be STREAM – science, technology, reading, engineering, arts, and math/music.

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