Science, Technology, Engineering and Math

​​​​​​​STEM careers, those in the field of science, technology, engineering and mathematics, are at the core of today’s high-skilled global world.

STEM 1.pngAccording to the annual State of St. Louis Workforce Report, STEM occupations in St. Louis grow at a faster rate than non-STEM occupations--some 8 to 13 percent.

Attracting STEM jobs and employers is a primary focus of regional busine
ss and economic developers. 
STEM 3.pngHowever, while STEM jobs are typically high wage and high demand, there is a short supply of qualified workers.

In order to prepare students for success in these careers, Rockwood teachers are challenging students to think critically, collaborate and create solutions to solve new problems.


​The Google Science Fair is a global online competition for students aged 13 to 18.