Prairie STEM Camp Provides Hands-on Experience

*Photo Credit: Aaron Knapp

Now in its fifth year, our CDE STEM program has gained tremendous momentum amongst our students and the community. Check out a recent highlight from the Journal Times…

The excitement was palpable in a classroom of the Prairie School as student teams of two or three raced to capture dinosaurs littered about the room Friday morning.

Although they were just programming simple robots to move around obstacles and touch toys, the students hurriedly worked on their task of capturing the creatures amid a drone of chatter, punctuated by occasional outcries of triumph or disappointment.

The activity was part a of week-long Summer STEM Academy program put on by the Center for Developing Excellence at the Prairie School, 4050 Lighthouse Drive.

(Written by Aaron Knapp, Journal Times) Read More…