STEM Scholars Academy
Looking for a summer opportunity for your student? WABS is pleased to announce the launch of the STEM Scholars Academy! Students will engage in a week-long experience in STEM and the Engineering Design Process, practice 21st Century skills (the 4 C’s: communication, creativity, critical thinking, collaboration), and hear first-hand from STEM professionals about career pathways. Lessons will be taught by certificated teachers and aligned to standards to reinforce key concepts during the summer in a fun and experiential way!
Space is limited. Register early!
WHO: Students in Mukilteo School District, ages 10-12 (approx grades 4-6)
WHEN: July 9-13
WHERE: Columbia Elementary School
Stay tuned; more sites will be added soon!
Join us at the Showcase of Success!
Celebrate with us as we showcase the incredible work of K12 education and community leaders across the Puget Sound who partner to help over a quarter million students graduate career and college ready. There will be over 30 showcase stations to learn from.
Keynote speaker Dr. Lonnie Johnson is an engineer and inventor, most well known as the inventor of one of the world’s most popular toys – the Super Soaker. He is CEO and founder of Johnson R & D and has worked with NASA on the Galileo mission to Jupiter, Cassini mission to Saturn, has more than 100 patents, and developed the Thermo-electro converter, which converts heat directly into electricity. He is a member of 100 Black Men of Atlanta, an organization that mentors high school and college students, and was inducted into the State of Alabama Engineering Hall of Fame. He is a fierce advocate for STEM education for ALL students.
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Career Connected Learning STEM Workshop
Are you wondering what Career Connected Learning is and how it applies to your students? Come learn about the CCL framework, pathways that lead to careers in our region, the 21st-century skills that are needed to be successful in business and in life, and how this all relates to CCSS and NGSS. Earn 6 free STEM Integration clock hours! Register Now!
Choose one of the following sessions:
Monday, June 25th
Friday, August 3rd
Monday, August 13th
All sessions run 9am-4pm at Edmonds Community College. $135 registration fee