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Challenge Island is an award-winning, hands-on, STEAM-based program aligned with Common Core, State and Next Generation Science, ELA, as well as Social/Emotional Standards. Challenge Island offers a wide array of collaborative STEMtastic programs for kids ages 4-14+. Options include in-person or VIRTUAL field trips, camps,...

For nearly 50 years Pitsco Education has been a leader in future-ready learning fundamentally rooted in STEM. We help schools personalize learning and create environments that address a variety of styles and help all students find success while solving problems, being creative, articulating ideas, exploring...

Moving MattersKC offers arts integration + STEM related instruction that allows students to engage and persist in problem solving and gives students valuable opportunities in which to grow and learn. Arts Integration techniques employ mutually reinforcing concepts to support the Project Lead The Way (PLTW)...

We offer Summer STEM Camps, college access, STEM lectures and online courses and professional development, specializing in One Health, Animal Science, Agriculture and Food Science. We also provide outreach STEM education to area schools and organizations. ...

The Kansas City Zoo connects people to each other and the natural world to promote understanding, appreciation and conservation. The mission of the Kansas City Zoo Education Department is to positively change behavior by instilling in all people the desire and knowledge to respect and conserve...

Scraps KC is a creative reuse center that uses donated goods to provide cost effective field trips and workshops that teach a variety of STEM subjects. We also utilize a set of plastic recycling machines for educational workshops. ...

Mad Science provide hands-on, interactive educational programs and entertainment to encourage interest in STEM activities in children from preschool through elementary grades, often through partners such as parks and recreation programs, libraries and attractions. We also offer science-themed birthday parties, special events, science shows/assemblies and...

Little Medical School brings medicine, science and the importance of health to children in an entertaining way through afterschool programs, summer camps and special events. Using role play techniques, students ages 4-14 learn what activities healthcare professionals do, understand how the body works and learn how...

KC Urban Advantage (KCUA) helps break the cycle of poverty in Kansas City by increasing confidence and ability in academic achievement for underserved students. Our mission is to provide access to holistic STEAM education to prepare elementary students to unlock opportunities for higher learning and...

Kansas City Community Gardens' Beanstalk Children’s Garden provides nutrition and environmental education to Kansas City’s youth in a unique urban garden setting, using a STEM-based curriculum tailored to meet the needs of all learning levels. Children engage all five senses to experience the garden’s six...