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Work place tours and job shadows. Hands-on projects and events. Contests and grants. The latest trends in the world of technology and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) careers.
Whether you’re a student, parent, teacher or business, ConnectToTech offers the resources and opportunities to get involved and learn more.
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School’s out, Summer’s in! Looking for something fun to do over the next few months? Check out these links for various summer camps and activities:
STEMsearch Portal’s Summer Programs has a whole list of various activities from summer internships to camps and research programs.
Camp Invention offers day programs for students in grades 1 - 6 that are fun and hands-on while incorporating STEM concepts.
Brookhaven National Laboratory is once again hosting its Summer Science Explorations which are hands-on workshops for students in grades 4 – 12.
The National Girls Collaborative Project has a directory of offerings that focus on encouraging girls to pursue careers in STEM.
Hofstra University is offering Raspberry Pi camps which will teach students python programming and web development basics.
Adelphi University is offering several different summer opportunities for high school students who are interested in the sciences. Options include pre-college programs and a non-credit course for students looking into the sciences, medicine and health.
Creating STEAM Conference, August 4 - 8, 2014
We Connect The Dots is hosting a student experiential learning conference this summer that will involve teachers and parents as well as students. This conference will incorporate 21st century workforce skills as well as career opportunities in STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics). The fun, interactive sessions will engage students ages 13 – 18 as they complete their projects.