STIMULATE PROGRAMS

 

STEMCHATS INSTITUTE

This program conducts science curriculums and STEM-related career workshops at public middle schools in Chicago, IL, and San Francisco, California with other volunteer STEMchats members at these sites. The program will be a six-weeks long urban STEM themed workshop series titled “What’s in a City” that aims to cultivate curiosity in the STEM fields. Workshops would be taught using a peer-to-peer technique at underserved schools in order to demonstrate the positive and transformative applications of STEM through hands-on activities, engaged discussion, and real time feedback.   

UNITED ENGINEERS

This program conducts design thinking and engineering-related career workshops at public middle schools in Philadelphia, PA and New York City, NY with other volunteer STEMchats members at these sites. The program will be a six-weeks long workshop series based on three of the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals that aims to cultivate curiosity in the STEM fields. Workshops would be taught using a peer-to-peer technique at underserved schools in order to demonstrate the positive and transformative applications of STEM through hands-on activities, engaged discussion, and real time feedback.