ARLINGTON, Virginia – (COMMERCIAL THREAD)–The National Association for Science Education (NSTA) today announced its sixth annual list of “Best STEM K-12 Books. This list, selected by volunteer educators and assembled in cooperation with the Children’s Book Council (CBC), provides recommendations on the best business books with science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) content available to students of kindergarten to 12e class.
“This list of STEM books is filled with great stories that will spark the curiosity of young minds, while captivating older student readers,” said Eric Pyle, President of NSTA. “It is with pride that we present these immersive and inspiring titles that help students develop their literacy skills, while learning STEM content. ”
Members of the Book Review Committee, made up of NSTA-appointed STEM educators and literacy professionals, selected 34 books for the list from approximately 286 submissions. The panel based their decision on their in-depth knowledge and researched the best STEM books that they believe would inspire K-12 students. The list of winning titles includes topics ranging from Lady Bird Johnson to Nintendo.
The Best K-12 Books is a joint venture between NSTA and CBC. In addition to the NSTA and CBC websites, the list will appear in the March / April issues of NSTA journals aimed at elementary, middle and secondary school teachers.
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