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August 2020 | Vol. XIX - No. 8


The American Science and Technology Education Association released an upgrade to their  STEM Level T

AmSTEA (The American Science and Technology Education Association) released an upgrade to their Free STEM / STEAM Level Test for the NSTA STEM20 Conference. This test is available here; Free STEM / STEAM Level Test

"The AmSTEA Free STEM / STEAM Level Test is a valuable measure of teacher, student, and workforce Basic STEAM Literacy (BSL)." AmSTEA's Free STEM / STEAM Level Test is based on the AmSTEA STEAM20 Standard. This is a comprehensive Integrated STEAM standard for educators and students to orient and focus their STEM / STEAM learning efforts. AmSTEA created this important standard, and the AMSCETS Free Level Test and Paid Certification Exams to check and certify progress towards a wide working knowledge of STEM / STEAM.

In addition, AmSTEA in partnership with TreasureBeam, Inc. announces TreasureBeam's new product Pocarews™: The Point Card Reward System on, and the link between kids earning point cards in the Pocarews system and getting STEM / STEAM toys and equipment. Pocarews™ helps America's 50 million school age kids build good habits. 

TreasureBeam is leading practical training and education into the future with this new parenting product. Pocarews™ is part of a system developed for children 4 to 12 years old. Parents, teachers schools, educators, and after school programs can all use it, and through it connect to the world of STEM / STEAM learning. Kids earn Pocarews™ point card rewards for good behavior and achievement and can get discounts on selected STEM / STEAM toys and equipment with their rewards.

Will Crampton has had a long career managing training businesses and  schools in the USA and throughout Asia and is an expert on education for  the workforce of tomorrow. Over 3 million students have learned from  materials written by him, in book, online, and mobile device formats.

Mr.  Crampton is President of AmSTEA (The American Science and Technology  Education Association; a 501(c)(3) STEM / STEAM focused non-profit)  dedicated to "Basic STEAM Literacy for All." AmSTEA recently released  the STEAM20 standard for STEAM education, the AMSCETS (AmSTEA STEAM  Certification Exam for Teachers and Students), and a free STEM / STEAM  level test to help teachers and students learn practical STEM / STEAM  knowledge and skills for their future.

Mr. Crampton is also CEO  of TreasureBeam, Inc. TreasureBeam produced the Pocarews™ system, and  just published Pocarews™ : The Point Card Reward System companion book  "Rewarding Good Habits for Successful Kids" to the Pocarews card sets. 

For More Information Contact:
Lisa Marie Swearingen
Advertising / Marketing / PR
(949) 606-5442

Writer's Bio: Since 2012, Laura has spent much of her time around children conducting research in development and growth of children. Her diverse experience around children has enabled her to see firsthand how playing with toys can be one of the richest sources of learning and communication for kids. Read more articles by this author


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