Itz’at STEAM Academy is a Belize City high school that prepares students for high demand careers in technology fields.
Itz’at STEAM Academy programs were designed in collaboration with experts from the world-renowned Massachusetts Institute of Technology. We use a constructionist approach to learning that engages students in hands-on projects that explore real challenges faced by the local community.
Our programs have three foundations: transdisciplinary academics, community engagement and social, emotional and cultural learning. They use modern technology to explore the latest knowledge in sustainable development, global humanities, fabrication, art, communication and mathematics.
The programs at the Itz’at STEAM Academy build depth and technical competence in a chosen field. We use a modern transdisciplinary approach to build problem-solving skills and the ability to adapt to any challenge.
Itz’at STEAM Academy promotes competence in agency, self and social awareness, multiculturalism, fabrication and creation, STEAM Mindset, and communication.
It aims to create gradutates who are: