Quality Criteria of Newton Rooms

To ensure and maintain high quality and continuity there are certain quality criteria in the Newton concept. When establishing and operating a Newton Room the following quality criteria must be followed.

A Newton Room: 
  • focuses on STEM education

  • uses quality assured and approved Newton modules, available from a module library at

  • is associated with local school owners (municipality, county, etc.)

  • has Newton teachers who are highly trained and competent in STEM and didactics

  • has inspiring educational equipment promoting learning through practical activities

  • is accessible to schools in one or more municipalities

  • offers assessment of teaching

  • is displayed at

  • provides an annual report to the Newton administration

  • is represented at annual network gatherings

  • follows current guidelines in the Newton Concept manual