Mobile Lab to Bring STEAM into Northern Virginia Classrooms

Monica Nichols’ twenty-plus years working in IT management for the federal government belies the fact that she struggled with math in school. “I was placed in remedial math when I first went to college,” Nichols recalls of  her time at Michigan State University. Math struggles aside, Nichols didn’t let this setback discourage her from graduating with a degree in Applied Engineering and going on to earn a master’s degree in Systems Engineering from Virginia Tech. She also has a master’s degree in curriculum and instruction with a STEM focus from…