High School Interns At Space X

At Hawthorne-based SpaceX, high school students learn to reach for the stars By Sandy Mazza, Daily Breeze POSTED: 08/20/16, 5:01 PM PDT | UPDATED: 9 HRS AGO 0 COMMENTS Hundreds of standout college engineering students launch their careers each year as SpaceX interns, working long hours beside some of the country’s best rocket engineers at the trailblazing Hawthorne commercial […]

Afterschool STEM Programs

The Next Generation Science Standards: what do they mean for afterschool? By Robert Abare The Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) offer a powerful new vision for American science education for the 21st century. NGSS brings long-needed reforms to national and state K-12 science education standards, incorporating decades of new research on how students best learn science—by actively investigating […]

Seymour Papert: Constructionist Learning

Professor Emeritus Seymour Papert, pioneer of constructionist learning, dies at 88 World-renowned mathematician, learning theorist, and educational-technology visionary was a founding faculty member of the MIT Media Lab. Watch Video MIT Media Lab August 1, 2016 Press Inquiries SHARE COMMENT Seymour Papert, whose ideas and inventions transformed how millions of children around the world create and […]