Accounting Front and Center: STEM to STEAM?

There is bipartisan legislation recognizing accounting as a STEM field to encourage financial literacy and education. These bills would enable federal grants for K-12 accounting education, emphasizing the integration of accounting and technology. Recognizing accounting as STEM at K-12 levels and using STEM funding can expose diverse students to accounting careers. These bills aim to establish accounting as a STEM field, adding accounting to STEAM.