Students Take on the World’s Problems, with Empathy at Mary, Mother of the Redeemer School (Montgomery County)

Thursday, June 3rd

Excerpt: “Earlier this month, classes at Mary, Mother of the Redeemer (MMR) School in North Wales uploaded a virtual overview of the projects they developed for their STREAM program, which encompasses science, technology, religion, engineering, art and mathematics.

In the curriculum’s “Innovation Lab,” students from preK to grade eight applied their coursework to the real-world issues addressed by the United Nations’ 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Adopted by UN member states in 2015, the goals provide what the agency calls a “shared blueprint” for long-term peace and prosperity through social justice, environmental protection and economic development.”


Read full piece via,, published 05.27.2021