ª K-8 Summer STEM Academy for GEMS and GISE students at Augsburg College
ª Augsburg Mentors for the Summer Program have been expanded to include mentoring students for GEMS and GISE through-out the school year working in collaboration with Minneapolis Public School teachers.
St. Catherine’s University
ª STEM Certification Program designed for the STEM-GEMS-GISE Teacher Cohort.
ª St. Catherine’s pre-service teachers with STEM Certification Course completion as Mentors working with Minneapolis Public Schools for the STEMS-GEMS-GISE after-school program.
University of Minnesota
ª Office of NASA Space Grant – High Altitude Ballooning 4-8 Curriculum Project Collaborative.
ª Center for Distributive Robotics – Technology Summer Camp Project
ª School of Dentistry – Building Bridges to Career in Dentistry – Recruitment Collaborative
High Tech Kids
ª First Lego League Robotics Professional Development.
ª Lego League Minneapolis Regional Tournament Collaboration.
ª Engineers mentoring GE MS and GISE students at program sites in robotics.
NASA Glenn Research Center /NASA Summer of Innovation Project
ª Professional development in aeronautics, robotics, engineering process, NASA design challenges, remote sensing, and related math applications.
ª Extension activities throughout the year include NASA Engineers, Scientists, and Educators participating in the GEMS/GISE Fall and Spring culminating events.
ª Students present design challenge solutions to NASA Scientists, Engineers, and Content Specialists.
ª Professional development and curriculum development for Field Biology.
ª Field experiences provided through the Bell Museum and Cedar Creek Nature Center.