Imagine a school where your child designs and engineers a state-of-the-art rocket, capable of lifting payloads into the Earth's orbit.
In science class, he constructs, tests and launches a water rocket using a real-world, problem-solving simulation.
In art class, he creates a persuasive video using promotional advertising.
In math class, he develops a budget, purchases construction material and tracks expenditures.
In history class, he studies human interactions and rocket/space history through events on a timeline.
Hannah Gibbons-STEM is a PK-8 school in Cleveland's Collinwood neighborhood. At
Hannah Gibbons, our scholars focus on project-based learning and real-world problem-solving as they develop skills that will prepare them for college and a 21st Century workforce. Through a strong interdisciplinary approach, caring teachers balance science with technology, engineering and mathematics.
Six preschool sites – at Case, Hannah Gibbons, Mary M. Bethune, Nathan Hale and Patrick Henry schools and Douglas MacArthur Girls' Leadership Academy – have just received the maximum five stars from Ohio’s Step Up to Quality program.