CSU Middle School Extension2019-05-28T13:46:13-06:00

CSU Middle School Extension

STEM-X OFFERINGS POWERED BY CSU AND PSD!

Dates:  June 10-14 and 17-21, 2019

Location:  Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

Time:  8:00am – 11:00am

Who: Students entering 6th – 9th grades in the Fall of 2019 from any school, public, private or international. There is an application process and candidates need to have recommendations from a teacher (or parent for home-school students) and a non-parent adult.

How Much:  $220. Tuition includes course materials.

June 10-14, 2019 Classes

Applicants will have the opportunity to pick classes once they have been accepted into the program.

Morning 8:00am – 11:00am

Students taking this class will have the opportunity to be on campus at CSU’s Computer Science department, learning computer science from experienced faculty and staff. This amazing week will be made up of generating ideas, design thinking, problem-solving, innovating, and creating using various programming languages and hands-on activities to engage the students’ imagination. There are infinite possibilities when we intersect imagination and ideation with computer science to create, build, and innovate! With a guiding approach, our faculty will inspire students and our staff will facilitate the innovation process. Through this journey, students will find that computer science is for everyone! 

Design Thinkers believe that all problems, even the most difficult problems like clean energy, safe water, poverty, and equality as solvable. Join us for an introduction to design thinking and learn while working to make a difference with some of the ‘wicked problems’ we face here in northern Colorado. 

June 17-21, 2019 Classes

Applicants will have the opportunity to pick classes once they have been accepted into the program.

Morning 8:00am – 11:00am

Girls taking this class will have the opportunity to be on campus at CSU’s Computer Science department, learning computer science from experienced faculty and staff. This amazing week will be made up of generating ideas, design thinking, problem-solving, innovating, and creating using various programming languages and hands-on activities to engage the students’ imagination. There are infinite possibilities when we intersect imagination and ideation with computer science to create, build, and innovate! With a guiding approach, our faculty will inspire students and our staff will facilitate the innovation process. Through this journey, students will find that computer science is for everyone! (parents provide transportation to CSU)

Are you inspired by the OtterBox Story? A small team of dreamers turned their ideas into the company that makes our phone cases and is making our community better. Well, this class is all about how to learn the process of taking your dream and turning it into a product… in a week! (parents provide transportation to CSU)

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