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CSATS designs, develops, and implements many professional development programs and workshops for K-16 education to promote the integration of science and engineering practices into the classroom environment.  We partner with science and engineering researchers on the broader impacts components of research grant proposals.


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i-STEAM workshop

Looking to increase your content knowledge and get ideas and activities for your classroom? CSATS i-STEAM Workshops provide opportunities for teachers to learn science, engineering, and math content from Penn State researchers and faculty, through integrated cross-curricular classroom-friendly activities.

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Supported by:
PA space grant
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Call for KidWind

Using Wind to Harness the Power of Young Minds

Do you think that you or your class has what it takes to build the most efficient, functional, and innovative wind turbine? Try your luck at the KidWind Challenge! Be creative, have fun, and apply your knowledge of wind energy as part of our state-wide challenge.

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