It’s great to see programs like TechREACH reaching out to middle school students to get them interested in STEM subjects.
TechREACH, a Washington State program, increases middle school students’ interest in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) through hands-on curriculum, mentoring, and teacher professional development. The goal of the program is to increase the number of underrepresented middle school students who pursue science, technology, engineering, and math studies, degrees, and careers. During the 2006-2007 school year, nearly 100 Eastern Washington middle school students benefited from participating in TechREACH clubs.
Cross Posted from Dan Fay’s Blog (http://blogs.msdn.com/dan_fay)