MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. -- Derek Stepan, center for the New York Rangers, dropped in at A.B. Davis Middle School in Mount Vernon on Wednesday, Jan. 6.
The visit is part of an online STEM program, "Future Goals-Hockey Scholar." Each module in is designed to build students’ scientific thinking and problem-solving skills.
The STEM concepts in Hockey Scholar are aligned with Next Generation Science Standards and Common Core Learning Standards. Hockey Scholar brings science, technology, engineering and math concepts to life using the exciting, fast-paced game of hockey.
The STEM program was made possible by the Partnership for Advancing Scholastic Success Program.
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