Student-Created STEM Apps

Michael Sharnoff of eSchool News wants you to know just how creative and capable young students can be!  In October, he “had the privilege to meet with 20 student fellows, ages 15-25, selected for their video game and app prototypes that address social issues in their community.”  The students, who received a grant to continue to develop their apps, presented their projects to congressional leaders and the Obama administration in Washington, D.C.  Sharnoff put together a post seven of the apps that stood out to him – read it here!  And here’s a demo of one of the apps, Our World, an app designed to teach us about how humans effect the environment: