Frequently Asked Questions
As long as your students are comfortable with computing skills like using a mouse, navigating the Internet and using Microsoft Word they should have the skills to participate.
STEM Fuse offers courses geared towards students in grades K-12 and beyond. The goal of our curriculum is to prepare students for the next steps ahead of them through introduction to industry technologies, skills, and projects. Check out Our Courses page to learn more about our programs.
The short answer…our student survey.
STEM Fuse has a mission to create affordable, high-quality STEM curriculum that will attract students. Our goal is to inspire ALL students to learn more about STEM related courses and careers, so we are extremely cost conscious to ensure that all schools have a chance to teach GAME:IT.
We have partnered with (and continue to add partners) post-secondary institutions and education focused businesses to help subsidize our costs. We are able to do this as a result of our student survey. In fact, if your class participates in our survey you may qualify for our school grant funds.
We have many different support avenues for you. If you are stuck on a project within one of our courses we would encourage you or your students to try to problem solve as a group or on your own first – as this is part of the learning process.
Many different technical skills are needed to complete the tasks outlined in our courses. For instance, several technical skills are needed to produce a working game in our GAME:IT course. All of our courses are EXTREMELY POPULAR with students.
We want to ensure that all of our courses provide an outstanding educational experience for our teachers and students. We have taken extreme care to make our instructions, materials and projects easy to follow. But have no fear, if you run into obstacles along the way we have several excellent resources to provide help.