When you think life cannot get any better, it does. This year I was so fortunate to be able to work with an amazing technology director, Rocco Varuolo, who inspired me and pushed me outside my comfort zone. I sought Rocco’ s help and advice when I needed to enter the school library in a contest for STEM. Having recently established a makerspace in the school library, I knew I wanted the kids to be exposed to STEM opportunities even though I have no experience in it. Rocco immediately identified ways children can learn and become better community members at the same time. Please click on the above link to read more about the Lemelson-MIT news release.