Edgerton K–12 Program

The Edgerton Center’s hands-on science and engineering challenges educate and inspire kindergarten through twelfth grade students, aiming to increase their curiosity and encourage life-long learning in these fields.

  • Students in our three-hour classes learn by doing

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  • Students direct a laser beam through a wooden maze using mirrors

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  • Using LEGO© to understand how photosynthesis works

    This lesson allows students to concretely experience the photosynthesis reaction by building models of the reactants and products with LEGO bricks.

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  • Working out the problem in Engineering Design Workshop

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Silver Award - Video Fundraising -CASE

Edgerton Center awarded silver in the category of Video-Fundraising by CASE (Council for the... Read more

Piloting a new program at the technical high school level with AFFOA and GLTS and STEAM Studio... Read more

Jonas Holterman, former chief engineer for the TU Delft team, with MIT Motorsports Chief Engineer Elliot Owen ’18

While many people travel to western Europe to see cultural or historic sites, my friends and I... Read more