Canfield, OH – C.H. Campbell and Hilltop Elementary Schools will each be awarded $5,000 to expand STEM learning projects through Ohio STEM Learning Network Classroom Grant Program, funded by Battelle.
In total, 163 public schools received the award. The program reached students in one of every seven school districts (124) across 60 Ohio counties.
“Every Ohio community should have access to the kind of quality STEM education that drives opportunity for families and job growth in our state.” said Kelly Gaier Evans, Director of the Ohio STEM Learning Network. “This program creates champions of STEM in local communities and, through them, fosters new opportunities for students.”
Awarded classrooms will receive grants of up to $5,000. Projects aligned to at least one of four focus areas:
· Community Problem Solving
· STEM Career Exploration
· Building STEM Mindsets
· Design Thinking and Security