Problem Based Learning Modules

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STEM EDUCATION LABORATORY was founded with one purpose - to build a space for all students to grow, learn and create with each passing day. Through a unique teaching approach and a truly passionate staff, we help students develop academically and personally to the highest level.

We invite you to explore our site and discover the academics and community STEM EDUCATION LABORATORY provides to each and every student. Get in touch with us today to schedule a tour, learn more about enrollment, or ask any other questions.

Problem-Based Learning Modules developed and field tested.

See Kumar and Yurick (2018) for development history and field test results.

(Developed with funding from the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation)


Plasma Tube

Electronic Device

Lemon Battery

Water Cup

Air is matter, it occupies space


Vitamin C test


Smart bird

Computer Screen

Scanning Tunneling Microscope (STM) used for STEM outreach to local schools

Inverted Cup

Sample counter-intuitive science demonstration: Water in an Inverted cup covered by an index card

A report of an outreach effort to local K-12 classrooms by FAU undergraduate students may be found at