STEM Programming for Under-represented Girls

Young Emerging Scientists - STEM Program - 4th - 9th Grade girls

  • STEM workshops are learned by doing where each session is design to complete a project and links to a STEM career
  • Troubleshooting is required during the STEM workshops
  • 8 to 10 STEM workshops within a year (2 to 3 in the Spring, 4 in the Summer and 2 in the Fall) - 4hrs/workshop
  • ​Aimed to engage older studenst in STEM workshops as assistance to instructors
  • Serve as mentors to the younger students
  • Enhance technical and social skills through learning new equipment and communicating with various people from students to professionals
  • Enhance problem solving skills with students and learn to think quickly on one's feet
​We partner with local colleges and universities to obtain student interns.  The main requirement is to have a passion to work with youth and great communication skills.  We do prefer students with a STEM major.  Our
college interns have varied responsibilities such asresearching latest STEM newsing and sharing on social media, creating designs for upcoming programming to troubleshooting equipment and curriuclum.  We accept applications on a semester basis. Send an email here info@jewelsacademy.org if you are interested!
When:  Applications accepted every Spring and Summer Semesters (March - June)

MATH CAMP - annualy during the winter - 4th - 9th Graders

​Solidify Math Foundation Skills
· Improve opinion about math
· Reduce fear about math
· Fun Interactive drills and math related activities to solidify foundation
· Improve post assessment scoring
· Create a firm math foundation which leads to higher chance in choosing a STEM career
· When:  Every Saturday in February - 4 hours/session