Educator creates Advanced STEM Research Laboratory for students

My motto is to not so much teach science and engineering, but create scientists and engineers.  

This motto propelled Jeffrey Wehr, a science educator from rural Washington, to develop the Advanced STEM Research (ASR) Laboratory. ASR is a yearlong independent study within any scientific/engineering discipline at Odessa High School.

ASR extends past teacher-driven inquiry- students create real questions regarding their worldly observations, formulate a hypothesis or engineering goal, develop a m...

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