Ben Esner, director of K-12 STEM Education at Polytechnic Institute of New York University, in this blog post writes about some of the successful K-12 science, technology, engineering and math programs his department has initiated. He recalls a recent day when students competing in the 'Brooklyn Qualifier' for FIRST Lego League convened on campus. Another NYU-Poly program matches graduate STEM students in a "residency" program in schools to help K-12 teachers create STEM lessons and resources.

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