STEM, an acronym for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics, is an essential component of the educational experience. Famous biologist Judith Ramaley coined the acronym in 2001 when she was the director of the National Science Foundation (NSF). The institution began to ramp up programs in support of STEM subjects in a boatload of American schools. As...

Make-A-Fort provides flexible STEM building fun, for kids that like to explore hands-on. When I first heard about Make-A-Forts pre-built fort kits, I thought, "my kids already build forts. What more can Make-A-Fort do that my kids already haven't don't." After looking at some videos on their website, Make-a-fort, we decided to give it a try. Make-A-Fort...