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Rose City Astronomers (RCA) Youth Astronomy Academy Classes

December 4, 2015

Rose City Astronomers (RCA), one of the largest amateur astronomy clubs in the country, offers classes for fifth through eighth grade students. This is a unique educational program for young students with an interest in learning more about astronomy, our universe and how to use a telescope to observe its many wonders. [...]

Building Girls – 2015 Summer Construction Camps

July 15, 2015

Girls. Power. Tools. Oregon Tradeswomen Inc. presents the Building Girls Summer Construction Camps! High School Camp is August 3-7; Middle School Camp is August 10-14. Both camps are located at University of Portland, breakfast & lunch included. Girls can attend for $25! Sign up at website For more information, feel free to contact Katie Yablonsky at, 503-318-9232.    <!-- AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on [...]

Tech Camp for Middle School Girls – July 27th-31st

July 9, 2015

This summer tech camp for middle school girls (girls entering 6th – 9th grades) will give girls an opportunity to learn about tech through three fun and hands-on workshops. No experience necessary! They’ll get the opportunity to create a soft circuit project, an interactive greeting card, and a solar power device.  <!-- AddThis Advanced Settings below via filter [...]

Meet Tomorrow’s Tech Innovators

May 30, 2015

Innovation Academy, TAO Foundation, and the Portland Metro STEM Partnership (PMSP) invite you to meet some future technology innovators! These amazing middle and high school students have been developing digital technologies to make the world a better place. Join us to see what the future holds! Innovation Academy is an initiative  of the TAO Foundation.  The program immerses students in the exciting worlds of art, science and innovation; challenging them to identify problems they’d like to [...]


April 30, 2015

Join us for 3 hours of inspiration. We will share some food, watch the documentary "Maker", have conversations about tinkering and making in our classrooms, schools, libraries and community centers, and work together on a very cool group tinkering challenge that will easily translate to classrooms. (Breakfast included)We will be meeting at Catlin Gabel School's Creative Arts Center on May 9th from 8:30-11:30 am. 8825 SW Barnes Road, [...]

Portland Metro STEM Partnership Professional Development – Summer 2014

June 16, 2014

The Portland Metro STEM Partnership is offering a wide variety of energizing and engaging science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) professional development courses this summer. The menu of STEM Center coursework supports teacher professional development in math, science, technology and engineering design including face-to-face, hybrid and online classes focusing on the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics, the Next Generation Science Standards, science-math-literacy integration, garden, equity practices and technology enhanced learning. [...]