• STEM Back-To-School Weekend, Sponsored by Honeywell

STEM Back-To-School Weekend, Sponsored by Honeywell

When: 
Saturday, August 24, 2013 - 10:00am to Sunday, August 25, 2013 - 5:00pm
What: 
Lecture / PresentationWorkshopsFamily Activity
Location: 
Museum of Flight

Join us at the Museum of Flight for the STEM Back-to-School Weekend, generously sponsored by the Honeywell Corporation.   Learn about STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Educational opportunities and how you can help your student succeed. 

Thanks to the generous sponsorship of Honeywell, we will be giving away school supplies & other educational toys. All programs, activities & giveaways are free with admission to the Museum.

In addition to Honeywell’s STEM Back-to-School Weekend, the third annual ISEC Space Elevator Youth Robotics Competition and ISEC Family Science Fest will also take place. Activities held in conjunction with the ISEC Space Elevator Conference are sponsored by the International Space Elevator Consortium (ISEC), Microsoft, the Museum of Flight, The Space Elevator Blog and the Leeward Space Foundation and in partnership with the Pacific Science Center.

Saturday Programs

11:00  Intro To STEM with Big Brained Super Heroes

11:30  School’s Out Washington—STEM opportunities in after school programs

12:00  EdLab/Northwest Girls Collaborative Project  Overview of agencies

1:30  Community Resources—Program options from the Seattle Public Library System

2:00  MOF Educational Opportunities—Washington Aerospace Scholars

2:30  New Careers in Space

3:00  Careers in Aerospace—Featuring Honeywell & Boeing Executives

3:30  Training Options—AJAC Industry Driven Apprenticeship Programs

 

Exhibitors and some activities will also take place on Sunday

STEM Back-to-School Weekend is free with Museum Admission.