With the improvement of technologies such as artificial intelligence, the demand for creative work in the society is growing. At the same time, the more open-minded 8090 gradually upgraded to “parents”. The “educational concept” of the parent group is no longer limited to “discipline achievement” and begins to attach importance to “all-round development”. Therefore, the “quality education” advocated by the government is the most enjoyable for the public, and the various policies that the government has promulgated since 2015 have also made the primary and secondary schools pay more attention to it.
In this whole process, the enterprises in the education industry have contributed greatly. They actively responded to the call of the corresponding countries and invested in the research and development of “Creator Education”, and they took the initiative to provide various solutions for the school while implementing the national policies. To help schools and teachers carry out Maker education and truly cultivate the creativity of young people.After that, the “STEAM-based Smart Maker Education Program” was developed to emphasize students' innovative potential and develop students' interdisciplinary problem-solving skills and teamwork skills by emphasizing project-based learning.
What is the difference between Octopus STEAM and Maker Education and its peers?
The program developed by Octopus Education combines STEAM education philosophy and core literacy to form its own unique Maker education curriculum system SMILE curriculum system, namely Smart Wisdom, Modular Modular, Innovation Innovation, Learning Learning, Experience Experience. The course system is also divided into five learning stages based on students' cognitive characteristics and hands-on skills: experiential courses, basic courses, subject courses, innovative courses, and independent creation. At the same time, these courses have different roles and meanings for students of different stages and ages:
First, the experience experience
Octopus Education has returned to the classroom with a set of “STEAM-based Wisdom Maker Education Program”. This actually not only emphasizes the enthusiasm of mobilizing students, but also tests the guiding role of teachers. Compared with other companies, Octopus education does not only provide course kits or provide teaching teams, but through the program, so that teachers can first understand the core of the maker course, so as to smoothly carry out teaching. On this basis, in order to facilitate the teaching, Octopus Education will also provide kit support and teaching support, including the design of teaching space, the training of the teaching staff, the support of competition guidance and so on.
The development of the times is extremely rapid. For the current youth, it is difficult to keep up with the development of the times with traditional education in the past. Only by carrying out Maker education to cultivate the creativity of young people can they be better able to grow into talents and become a boost to promote social development in the future! In this process, the teacher who teaches is the indispensable force!xx