Project Period: July 1, 2015 – June 30, 2016
Target Audience: Grades 6 – 8 Students
Funding Source: Wells Fargo
Funding Amount: $2,000
ITTIP was awarded a Wells Fargo grant, Hummingbird Robotics, to provide an after school robotics class for 18 middle school students from Powhatan County Public Schools. Students experienced research-based instructional strategies through an interdisciplinary problem-based STEM learning activity over a course of seven weeks. Hummingbird Robotics Kits were used to expose students to robotics and computer programming.
Videos: Wells Fargo Grant 2015-16
Articles: Wells Faro Grant Supports ITTIP and Hummingbird Robotics Program, Powhatan Junior High School Robotics Club, ITTIP November 2015 Newsletter, Students In Powhatan, ITTIP December 2015 Newsletter