For Immediate Release
-Recently, Delmarva Power in coordination with the Boys and Girls Clubs of Delaware has
partnered with Discovery Education to launch the Delmarva Power STEM Club,
which will provide science, technology, engineering and math curriculum to Boys
& Girls Club members ranging from grades five through eight with a focus on
energy and urban infrastructure.
"We embarked on our partnership with
Discovery Education to provide STEM outreach to the Delaware Boys & Girls
Clubs. Now we are pleased to introduce
that opportunity which will provide information and open a new world to the
young people who have aspirations of a career in the STEM field," said Gary
Stockbridge, Delmarva Power Electric region president.
The Delmarva Power STEM Club is a
dynamic series of standards-aligned STEM curricula designed to engage students
in science, technology, engineering and math. Created in collaboration with
leading educators, the STEM Club features hands-on and virtual labs,
engineering challenges, digital investigations, videos and career connections -
all designed to immerse kids in the grand challenges of science set forth by
the National Academy of Engineering.
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