Fuse, Steam, and Makerspace
FUSE and Pendergast
What is FUSE?
FUSE is a choice-based, student-led program that creates authentic communities of STEAM learners. The design is focused on alternatives to the traditional classroom model for organizing creative and compelling learning experiences and environments.
S.T.E.A.M. - Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics
What is STEAM?
STEAM is inquiry-based learning. These activities allow students to explore, problem-solve, design, and innovate in a safe, caring environment. Teachers focus on learning goals and standards while students are able to make discoveries and connect 21st century skills that will invest in their future.
What is Makerspace? Does my school have one?
A makerspace is a collaborative work space for making, learning, exploring, and sharing that uses high-tech to no-tech tools. These spaces are open to all students in Pendergast and have everything from cardboard to sewing machines to 3D printers.