Bill Steinbach

Bill Steinbach is currently a middle-school STEM teacher at Northwood Junior High School in Highland Park, Illinois. After spending the past eight years teaching in elementary schools, Bill made the move to middle school to help design and implement a new district-wide STEM program. In addition to teaching a STEM class, Bill is also a district technology leader and sponsors two FIRST LEGO League teams and a broadcast club for students. This past summer Bill was also chosen as a 2013 Siemens STEM Institute Fellow. Follow him on Twitter at @bsteinbach. Check out his class website at



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