Looking for a fun and unique summer camp experience for your child? The Pennsylvania Trolley Museum, located in Washington, PA, is hosting STEAM summer camps for children ages 6 – 12. Camps combine science, technology, engineering, art, and math along with local history. Continue reading “Pennsylvania Trolley Museum”
New Jersey Institute of Nature Prepares Next Generation of Environmental Change-Makers
Are you a middle or high schooler who wants to be the next ecological change maker?
Do you want to be part of a camp that prioritizes hands-on, deep learning?
The New Kid on the Block: a SYEP intern’s first week at Wagner College Department of Lifelong Learning
Written by Brandon Atiles
Last week was my first working at Wagner College as part of the New York City summer youth employment program. I expected it to be a mundane job that I would be doing just to gain some working experience and money.
Boy, was I wrong.
A Typical Day at The Robot Garage
Campers work in age-appropriate groups throughout the week to complete a presentation for their families on Friday afternoon. Daily workshops are designed to balance computer coding and physical building of mechanical projects, often robotic. Projects are based on hands-on learning, focus on fun and “aha” moments, and align with NGSS (National Science Standards). Continue reading “The Robot Garage”