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KC Farm School at Gibbs Road is a nonprofit urban farm located in Wyandotte County, KS that offers youth and adult agricultural education opportunities, on-farm STEM aligned field trips, virtual 'lessons-to-go' aligned to NGSS standards for educators and youth, volunteerism for all, and provides space...

Climate Action KC is a Missouri nonprofit corporation comprised of leaders from government, industry, nonprofits and the community who are dedicated to reducing emissions and promoting a thriving, climate resilient Kansas City metro region. CAKC supports STEM experiences for KC metro-area students by encouraging their involvement...

Martha Lafite Thompson Nature Sanctuary is a 501(c)(3), 100 acre wildlife sanctuary that features a variety of native habitats, approximately 4 miles of trails, and a nature center that is open to the public year-round. Trained naturalists and dedicated volunteers offer a wide array of...

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. ...

Kansas City Teen Summit is a non-profit organization in STEM education, servicing learning and community engagement; integrating a summer program with applied professional experience. This proven approach inspires students to realize their potential in STEM-related education and careers. Our summer program includes a summer stipend, learning...

A Bridge to the Stars is a high school-to-college STEM pipeline housed at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. The program provides area high school students with high impact exposure to science through innovative experiential learning with a professional scientist in introductory astronomy courses at UMKC....

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. ...

The National Agricultural Center and Hall of Fame was founded and chartered by Congress in 1960. The Ag Center has striven to uphold the founding pillars of Educate, Promote and Recognize by maintaining a collection of over 30,000 agricultural artifacts, inducting American agriculturalists into the...