Cloud Computing as a Catalyst in STEM Education

Vikas Kumar, Deepika Sharma
2017 International Journal of Information and Communication Technology Education  
The article is devoted to the problems of using cloud services for the STEMeducation support in a general school. There has been studied the foreign experience of solving the main issues on the implementation of STEM-oriented approach at all educational levels with the help of information and communication technologies. The purpose of the article is to analyze the foreign experience of using cloud computing services for the STEM-education support at a general school and highlight the main
more » ... ight the main problems which may arise during this process. It is concluded that STEM-education is one of the most important areas of education system development and education reforming, which is explained by the significant demand of the world labor market for specialists in the STEM industries. The use of information and communication technologies, in particular cloud services, ensures effective implementation of the STEM-oriented approach in general educational institutions at all levels of education.
doi:10.4018/ijicte.2017040104 fatcat:cqbhfjkm55hsbkut35x5nv5dfq