A few s.t.E.m. (science, technology, ENGINEERING, math) resources with an emphasis on ENGINEERING and aspiring #SanDiegoEngineers
Engineers Week Student Outreach
The San Diego Engineers Week Festival (Feb 22 - 27, 2021) includes virtual, free activities, events and fun for everyone. Check out more joint student and professional Festival events here and RSVP today! Below are student only events:
Feb 22 - Introduce A Girl to Engineering: (4 pm - 5:30 pm). Middle and High school girls are invited to discover career paths they never imagined existed; explore transportation in “Land, Sea & Air”, meet a Stunt Car Driver, a Nuclear Submarine Officer and a Helicopter Pilot. They'll also learn about FABcamp and see "What it Takes" to be a woman in STEM and turn your imagination into reality. Hosted by AthenaRacing WEareSTEM.org
Feb 24 - "Ask An Engineer" Student Mentoring Night (5 pm) for high school & college STEM students hosted by SDCEC Societies
Feb 25 - "Chats With Changemakers" (9 am PST / 12 pm EST) meet astronaut and Engineering Legend "Joan Higginbotham". Attend the live event to ask your questions. DiscoverE.org
Feb 27 - "STEM Saturday" (10 am for grade K-6) ASCE-YMF
Feb 27 - "STEM Saturday" (11 am for grade 7-12) ASCE-YMF
Feb 27 - Robotics Game Changers (3 pm) for grade 7 - 12 students, and all interested, are invited to design their own robots and learn more from FIRST Robotics Team Mechanical Advantage
Feb 27 & 28 - She Can Code (1 - 4 PM) for grade 4 - 6 students intro to python (Del Norte HS Girls in Computer Science)
Other STEM EVENTs & CONTESTs
Engineering Legends as Role Models
Celebrate Engineers Week in a meaningful way by adding a few Engineering Legends to Your Lesson Plans. This first legend will be available during the Feb 25th "Chats With Changemakers". The San Diego Engineers Week Festival will give you an opportunity to meet more legends. And don't forget Engineering Legend Trivia where everyone will have a chance to win prizes:
At Home sTEm DIY Youth Resources
DiscoverE.Org "At Home Edition" / "Chats with Change Makers"
STEM Ecosystem "STEM at Home" and "Camp Aspire"
Looking for a few friends to explore the world of engineering with? Form an engineering club as an after school activity and enter an engineering challenge. Any San Diego student (or San Diego Club) that wins a regional / national / global engineering / technology contest will be recognized during the San Diego Engineers Awards Celebration. Tell us of your accomplishments here!
NSBE Jr Club - Middle/High-school students can become a member of NSBE Jr.
MathCounts Club - Middle-school student club and competitions through MathCounts.
ASCE Civil Engineering Club - for High School Students