Email AAUWSTEMCAMP@stockton.edu for more information.
This AAUW of New Jersey program invites teachers to accompany 6th-8th grade (middle school) girls to a one-day, hands-on Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) field trip at a university at desired regional locations.
Tween Tech serves as a “sampler” for our Tech Trek residential camp, which is open to for 7th grade girls from our state (entering 8th grade after the camp)
Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics are for girls
This mini-conference is designed to develop girls’ interest and self-confidence in STEM, featuring:
- Local female teachers, professors, and professionals to lead hands-on workshops for middle school girls
- AAUW and university volunteers to talk with the girls and their teachers about STEM majors
- Information about the 2017 Tech Trek NJ Summer Camp, for rising 8th graders
Sample Workshop Titles: Mystery Diagnosis, Solve a Murder with Forensics, Chemistry of Modern Cuisine, Science of Clay, What’s the Chance of That? All workshops are engaging, hands-on science, technology, engineering or math-focused (STEM). Chaperones will participate in workshops as well.
All workshops were engaging, hands-on science, technology, engineering or math-focused (STEM).