STEM Back-To-School Weekend, Sponsored by Honeywell
Time: Saturday, August 24, 2013 - 10:00am - Sunday, August 25, 2013 - 5:00pm
Event Type: Public Programs Special Events
Location: Museum of Flight
Join us at the Museum of Flight for the STEM Back-to-School Weekend, generously sponsored by the Honeywell Corporation. Learn about STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Educational opportunities and how you can help your student succeed.
Thanks to the generous sponsorship of Honeywell, we will be giving away school supplies & other educational toys. All programs, activities & giveaways are free with admission to the Museum.
In addition to Honeywell’s STEM Back-to-School Weekend, the third annual ISEC Space Elevator Youth Robotics Competition and ISEC Family Science Fest will also take place. Activities held in conjunction with the ISEC Space Elevator Conference are sponsored by the International Space Elevator Consortium (ISEC), Microsoft, the Museum of Flight, The Space Elevator Blog and the Leeward Space Foundation and in partnership with the Pacific Science Center.
11:00 Intro To STEM with Big Brained Super Heroes
11:30 School’s Out Washington—STEM opportunities in after school programs
12:00 EdLab/Northwest Girls Collaborative Project Overview of agencies
1:30 Community Resources—Program options from the Seattle Public Library System
2:00 MOF Educational Opportunities—Washington Aerospace Scholars
2:30 New Careers in Space
3:00 Careers in Aerospace—Featuring Honeywell & Boeing Executives
3:30 Training Options—AJAC Industry Driven Apprenticeship Programs
Exhibitors and some activities will also take place on Sunday
STEM Back-to-School Weekend is free with Museum Admission.