Student Programs

Science Fair Kickoff Presentation

  • Kick off your school or system level Science Fair with an engaging and informative student presentation that addresses the scientific method in conjunction with the science fair process.  Students are sure to leave the session excited about starting their own projects!

Northeast Georgia Regional Science & Engineering Fair

  • Students in grades 6-12 may qualify to participate in this regional event February 1-2, 2018 after competing in a school and/or district fair.
  • Training for teachers/local fair coordinators will take place TBD.

Middle School Science Olympiad Invitational

  • Teams of students from grades 6-8 compete at this regional event March 3, 2018.
  • Training for teachers/coaches will take place at schools as needed.

Elementary Science Olympiad Invitational

  • Teams of students from grades 3-5 compete at this regional event March 24, 2018.
  • Training for teachers/coaches will take place at schools as needed.

Northeast Georgia Science Olympiad

State Science Olympiad 

einstein Science Learning Platform

  • Digital data collection devices that allow students to collect real data in real time!
  • Teachers who wish to check out this equipment must attend training sessions offered throughout the school year.

Learn to Code with Sphero

  • Students learn basic coding skills using a Sphero robot and smartphones or tablets.
  • Teachers who wish to check out this equipment must attend training sessions offered throughout the school year.

Family STEM Night/Day

  • With over 100 activities (including brand new Engineering and Math activities!) to choose from, your school is sure to have a fantastic Family STEM Night (or Day!).  Schools are provided with step-by-step instructions, all materials, and scientific explanations needed to facilitate the activities.  This is a great way to engage the entire family in learning.
  • To schedule a STEM Night/Day, visit http://oconeeriver.gystc.org/programs/family-science-nights/.

Saturday Science

  • Open to students ages 8-12
  • Attend one or all sessions at $25 each (Dates TBD) from 9:30 am-12:00pm at Northeast Georgia RESA in Winterville.
  • Each session will be highly interactive and engage students in doing real science.

STARLAB

  • Check out one of our portable planetariums for a week to bring into your school.
  • Choose from 15 different cylinders to project inside the dome, covering Science, Social Studies and Language Arts standards at ALL grade levels.
  • Our ideal model is to have the planetarium come to your school once a year, and all students participate.
  • Training for teachers is required, and offered throughout the school year.

AT&T Mobile Technology Lab

  • Check out our 10 digital microscopes and laptops to take a unique look at specimen.  Perfect for looking at microorganisms, sand, and much more.
  • Students can easily collaborate by looking at the laptop screen rather than taking turns looking through the eyepiece.
  • Students can create presentation that incorporate pictures and videos of their specimen.