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Four Teachers named Grow a Generation Distinguished Educators at Baden Academy

Four teachers at Baden Academy Charter School have been named 2019 Grow a Generation Distinguished Educators.  Each volunteered to work hard in a year-long fellowship project that helped hone their craft of teaching. Each project expanded knowledge of content and pedagogy, involved the students in their own learning, empowered students to act in new ways, …

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Enter the Future Engineers Competition through the STEM Leadership Center

Future Engineers 3D Design Challenge “Name That Molecule” Choose and four Monday or Wednesday evenings in May or June to work with a coach and prepare your challenge entry. Brush up on (or start to learn) 3D design skills. Work with our mentors and create an entry for the Future Engineers contest.   Create a digital …

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Engineering Wings to the Sun: Four Sixth Grade Girls Explore Ceramics

Four sixth grade girls from Baden Academy brought their diverse experiences together to write a book, Engineering Wings to the Sun. The inspiration for their study was based on the classical myth about Icarus, a boy who tried to fly on wings made of wax and feathers, but who failed because he flew too close …

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Come Build a Bridge

Charlie and Mohammed will be representing the STEM Leadership Center at the Rochester STEAM walk this Thursday, March 14 (Pi Day!!). Charlie is an extraordinary young man who began with us at Baden Academy as a research fellow. With classmate Ava he created a thoroughly entertaining TED Talk on Collaboration and wrote a book Charlie …

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Robotics and Programming Merit Badges at the STEM Leadership Center

MARCH MERIT BADGE MONTH!ROBOTICS AND PROGRAMMING BSA MERIT BADGESFour Wednesdays, March 6-27, from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm The STEM Leadership Center is hosting a one month long program for local scouts to earn their Robotics or their Programming Merit Badges.  The class will run four Wednesdays, March 6-27, from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm.   Where:  THE …

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Winter Weather Closing

STEM Leadership Center at Baden Academy WINTER WEATHER CLOSING January 30 and 31 WINTER WEATHER CLOSING: January 30 and 31 we are following area educational protocols by closing our STEM Leadership Center Brick and Mortar doors – but we will meet online. All currently enrolled students will receive a link to log in at 5:55 …

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Future Roboticists Needed!

Do you want to join a Robotics Revolution in Beaver County? We are assembling a team to learn the programming and engineering in the exciting field of robotics. Our students will be preparing to compete in the Olympics of robotics competitions, the FIRST Robotics Competition. 6th-10th graders are welcome. Space is limited. Come join us …

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Join Matthew the Waterdrop on his Journey to the Baden Academy Water Fountain

Enjoy the newly produced video of our Sustainable Water Team.  They toured the Ambridge Water Authority Plant and did a great job putting together all the details, the photos, and even the special effects.  This is a labor of love for 4th graders Matthew, Noah, and Sydney with a lot of extra lab time. There …

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Black Friday Sale: Find Your Passion at the STEM Leadership Center

Sign up today at the STEM Leadership Center @ Prevention Network and Class Academy https://goo.gl/forms/tvcNpxrHQMtAPz6z1 or call 724-266-1498 to register over the phone. Gift Certificates can be requested. Expect to spend 4-6 hours with our expert guide Wyatt.  Complete the journey to receive your personalized ten page report that will finally provide the answer to …

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Positions Open

Grow a Generation is one of the most unique adventures into STEM Education in the country! You’ll love our core values and curriculum.  Our approach partners students as young as 3rd grade through 12th grade with mentors from academic and professional STEM environments. They create websites, film YouTube episodes, write children’s books, and create video …

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