From our very own, Deneen Hernandez - who is a cyber guide for this project:
Students: Investigate, Experiment, and Have Fun!
Who: Students in Grades 6-9
Why: The student role is to create your team, identify a particular problem in your community, work together to explore the problem, share your findings and win prizes!
What You Gain:
Develop ideas and skills to help you address the problems in your community
Opportunities to engage with scientists, engineers and other STEM professionals specializing in fields such as robotics, technology, forces and motion, environment, food and nutrition, national security and safety and alternative energy sources!
Experience working as a team and learning valuable skills that help in high school, college and future careers
Real-life application of STEM in your local community
Prizes. SO MANY PRIZES!