Ongoing programs include:
A Day at Bondi’s Island
Partners: Springfield Water and Sewer Commission, Suez, Springfield College, Springfield Public Schools
Holyoke Manufacturing Education Initiative at Hazen Paper Company
Partners: Hazen Paper Company, Holyoke Community College (HCC), Holyoke Public Schools
Westfield Manufacturing Education Initiative at Mestek, Inc.
Partners: Mestek, Inc., Westfield Public Schools, Westfield business and manufacturing community partners, including Elm Electrical, Westfield Bank Future Fund, Shurtleff Children Services, Westfield Gas & Electric, Air Compressor Engineering, Westfield Electroplating
Life Science Initiative at Cobble Mountain
Partners: Springfield Water and Sewer Commission, STCC, Springfield Public Schools
Springfield Water and Sewer Commission
A Day at the Chicopee Water Pollution Control Facility
Partners: City of Chicopee, STCC, Chicopee Public Schools, Tighe & Bond, Chicopee Electric, Chicopee Savings Charitable Trust, Chicopee Public Schools
Also, we have offered:
Clean Water Engineering Technology Program with Directed Specialty Disciplines at Springfield Technical Community College (STCC), (2009), Springfield high schools, Springfield Water and Sewer Commission and Suez.
One-Day Medical Encounters at STCC, HCC, Greenfield Community College, and Berkshire Community College, (2009), high schools throughout Western Massachusetts; MassMutual FATE grant, US Department of Labor Grant, Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
Eighth-Grade Energy Resources Education Program at the Pioneer Valley Resource Recovery Facility, (2009), Springfield Public Schools, Covanta and STCC; MassMutual FATE.
Eleventh-Grade Transportation, Engineering and Technology Design Initiative; (2010), High School of Science and Technology and University of Massachusetts–Amherst; MassMutual FATE grant and Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
Gateway to 21st Century STEMM Pilot Program; (2015), Holyoke Public Schools and Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center; United Way of Pioneer Valley.
Early Risers Literacy Program, (2015), Holyoke Housing Authority and Holyoke Public Schools; United Way of Pioneer Valley and Community Foundation of Western Massachusetts.
Programs we have in the planning and development stage:
21st Century Economy Technology and Engineering and Design Pilot Program Gateway Cities – Springfield, Chicopee, Holyoke, and Westfield - middle schools.Bridging Expectations Gateway Cities for high school seniors.
World Is Our Classroom, Inc., a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization, is an innovative, program-based project that pro- vides the children of our community with education in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and manufacturing through programs that emphasize real-world experience and hands-on learning.
Please contact us at 413-787-0008, or firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more about the organization.
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