We promote confidence and interest in STEM fields, and incorporates skills needed for STEM success.
for moms AND GIRLS
This program aims to create the next generation of confident women leaders in STEM. Each workshop features enjoyable, hands-on science and engineering activities specifically designed to encourage:
Tinkering. Leadership. Teamwork. Communication
“The day gave me an opportunity to model an example of what to do when challenged and showed [my daughter] that parents also need time to figure things out! I loved loved loved the fact that we did something 'smart' together!"
- Mom participant
“How to be a STEM Mentor”
This interactive workshop explores why it’s more important than ever for children, particularly girls, to be encouraged in the STEM fields and how parents can be “STEM Mentors” for their children, regardless of their own comfort or experience with STEM.
The session includes a discussion of practical ways to be a STEM mentor on a daily basis.
Participants leave with take-home resources to help encourage their children’s STEM interest and confidence.
“We brought my daughter's grandmother and we all related to each other in a way we really have never had the chance to do. We collaborated together, and respected each other's ideas, and even learned new things about each other!”