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Discovering STEM Through Astronomy and 3D Printing

June 27 @ 8:00 am - July 1 @ 5:00 pm PDT

Ages: 13+
Registration Deadline: May 23

The Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Career Exploration Lab uses 3D printing technologies and astronomy to help students with visual impairments explore STEM skills and STEM careers. Students will be introduced to 3D printing; including building 3D printers and participating in a wide variety of hands-on astronomy activities that use 3D printed tactile models. Students will learn about constellations, stars, the moon, light and energy, galaxies, and more. Students will also connect with blind STEM professionals, including a blind engineer who works at NASA, about how to pursue an education and career in STEM.

Details

Start:
June 27 @ 8:00 am PDT
End:
July 1 @ 5:00 pm PDT
Event Category:
https://www.csb-cde.ca.gov/outreach/summeracademies/index.aspx

Other

Organization(s)
California School for the Blind
CEUs
n/a
First Name
Gaonu
Last Name
Vue
Email
gvue@csb-cde.ca.gov
Phone
510-936-5506