SECME STEM Olympiad in Broward
For: K-12 Students Subject: Science | Technology | Engineering | Math
The SECME STEM Olympiad program in Broward Schools is a strategic alliance to renew and strengthen the professional capacity of K-12 educators, motivate and mentor students, and empower parents so that all students can learn and achieve at higher levels. STEM is a Nationwide initiative which focuses on Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). The SECME – STEM Olympiad combines these two philosophies into one event and will focus on Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics principles as well as SECME national competitions.
Broward County students compete in mousetrap cars, water bottle rockets, banners, essays, generator build, bionic arms, team challenge and VEX exhibition. Starting in 2017-18, the Broward SECME Bridge competition is affiliated with the Broward MPO/AASHTO National Bridge competition for grades 7/8, 9/10 and 11/12.
BCPS Teachers are provided SECME-STEM info via email and Canvas. For more info please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
SECME competitions pictures:
Elementary girls with their mousetrap car at a SECME competition (above)
Water bottle rocket getting ready for lift-off (above)