Taos Academy (TA) is a state chartered school for grades 5-12. Our vision is to be a model 21st-century learning community developing strong leaders who have the academic and social skills necessary to succeed in the modern world. The STEM Institute at TA, instructs middle and high school students in STEM concepts through project-based courses. Partners such as Los Alamos National Laboratory, UNM, Northern Arizona University, local and national artists and businesses allow students to collaborate with professionals in the field and ensure sustainability of long term goals. By providing real world applications students expand their understanding of the possibilities for a career in the STEM field.
- John Bishop
- Scott Laidlaw
- Anita McKeown, ISEA2012 Education Focus Day Co-leader & Education Consultant / SMARTlab, University College Dublin, Ireland
- Karin Moulton, Taos Academy, NM, USA