MiSci launches Challenger Learning Center

2016-12-14T19:57:44+00:00

SCHENECTADY — A siren blared, a red light flashed and all heads snapped to attention. “Looks like we have an emergency,” mission commander Victoria Burr told the young astronauts in the space station. “The navigation team has found an unknown object out there. What do you think it might be?” The astronauts consulted their monitors [...]

MiSci launches Challenger Learning Center2016-12-14T19:57:44+00:00

Challenger Center launches at miSci

2015-07-29T23:41:50+00:00

Thursday, May 14, 2015 - The new Challenger Learning Center opens at the Museum of Innovation and Science (miSci) in Schenectady on Thursday, May 14, 2015 with a visit from Tech Valley High School students. Watch video here

Challenger Center launches at miSci2015-07-29T23:41:50+00:00

Good For You: June Scobee Rodgers receives Technology in Education Award

2016-12-14T19:57:44+00:00

une Scobee Rodgers, founding chairman of the Challenger Center for Space Science Education, was recently presented the 2015 Alan Shepard Technology in Education Award. She received the honor during the opening ceremony of the Space Foundation's 31st Space Symposium in Colorado Springs, Colo. The Space Symposium is the annual gathering of all sectors of the [...]

Good For You: June Scobee Rodgers receives Technology in Education Award2016-12-14T19:57:44+00:00

Astronaut takes students on a journey into space

2016-12-14T19:57:44+00:00

BY TEQUILA MINSKY  |  Houston, do you copy?” You’re in the space command center, practically expecting to hear something along these lines. But, where are you? You’re on Henry and Montgomery Sts. on the Lower East Side, and once you’ve walked through the doors at the end of the ground-floor corridor of the Corlears Complex [...]

Astronaut takes students on a journey into space2016-12-14T19:57:44+00:00

CCA Teacher Selected as Challenger Learning Center Outstanding Educator

2016-12-14T19:57:44+00:00

PADUCAH, Ky. (5/5/15) — Community Christian Academy middle school science teacher Joyce Kratz, was named the 2014-2015 Challenger Learning Center at Paducah's Outstanding Educator during a surprise presentation during her sixth grade science class May 4. During the presentation, Kratz, the center's ninth outstanding educator, received a framed certificate and a $100 gift certificate for science [...]

CCA Teacher Selected as Challenger Learning Center Outstanding Educator2016-12-14T19:57:44+00:00