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Florida Poly Launches Innovative STEM Support for High Schools

 

Last updated 9/30/2020 at 10:10am

Florida Polytechnic University is building tutoring partnerships with high schools across the state in an effort to bridge the educational hurdles posed by COVID-19.

Florida Polytechnic University has taken on a new initiative to support high schools throughout the state by providing a virtual network of trained learning assistants. More than a dozen Florida Poly students are now working as virtual tutors to help high school students stay on track in their studies, specifically in calculus and other STEM disciplines.

The program, recently featured in an article in Forbes, not only increases academic preparation for college and develops a pipeline of STEM talent, but also helps teachers with additional learning support during a time of great need due to...



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