Diane Berner and four of her George Washington students were invited to represent southeast Iowa during STEM Day at the Iowa State Capitol. Students answered questions about their participation in Engineering is Elementary and Lego Robotics. They were introduced on the House Floor by Representative Dave Jacoby as special guests and met with Representative Jerry Kearns. Students also explored several new Scale Up Grant programs including ST Math and Making STEM Connections, a maker space. The Governor’s STEM Advisory Council Scale Up Grant applications are due March 1.
(Photos)Diane Berner, Representative Jerry Kearns, Brittney Kelly, Caycee Abston, and Will Jones.
Diane Berner, Representative Jerry Kearns, Brittney Kelly, Caycee Abston, and Will Jones.
Caycee Abston and Brittney Kelly build robots in the maker space.