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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,...

The Aviation Institute of Maintenance's Kansas City campus launched a dual credit STEM program with local school districts in 2019 and continues to expand the program. To learn more and whether the dual credit program is available through your high school, contact Patrick Nelson. ...

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...

STEMM FIRE focuses on bringing STEMM professionals out to rural and small town Kansas schools to increase exposure to STEMM careers, provide educational guidance, offer mentors, job shadowing and general STEMM support. We encourage the pursuit of STEMM degrees and advocate students returning to rural...

aSTEAM Village is an organization that focuses on engaging students, families, and educators in Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math (STEAM) pathways to facilitate career and education readiness for participation in the 21st Century economies of today and tomorrow. OUR MISSION is to inspire students and...

Cognia (formerly AdvancED & Measured Progress) organizes the Midwest Regional STEM Institute to offer new insights on how to create meaningful STEM learning opportunities in elementary, intermediate, middle and high school settings. Applying strategies proven to work in schools of all types, Cognia is committed to...

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...

The Linda Hall Library promotes STEM education with a variety of traditional lectures and programs, in addition to specific events targeted to high school students, such as "How Do I Become an Engineer?" In fall 2019, the Library will announce a metropolitan area STEM inventor's...

LaunchCode helps job seekers enter the tech field by providing accessible education, training and paid apprenticeship job training. A nonprofit based in St. Louis, LaunchCode is dedicated to bridging the tech talent gap, especially for candidates from nontraditional and under-represented tech backgrounds. Along with free coding...

The University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Computing & Engineering offers STEM-themed summer camps for elementary through high school students. The 2019 offerings range from drone flying to biomechanical engineering. See the full list. ...