WHAT IS STEM?
STEM education is becoming a global education trend due to the fast-changing scientific and technology developments. The demands for talents in these fields are growing. STEM education can equip students with STEM-related capabilities. Besides, STEM, as an integration of subjects that focuses on problem-solving, requires high-order thinking. Critical thinking and self-directed learning skills can be nurtured through STEM education.
-- Curriculum Development Council, Education Bureau, 2015