Tag: stem
  • Air Force Academy hosts annual “Audience with an Astronaut” event

    Retired Air Force Lt. Col. Duane G. “Digger” Carey, a former NASA astronaut who piloted the STS-109 Columbia mission in March 2002, spoke to more than 300 fifth and sixth graders from schools across the Front Range at the Air Force Academy, Oct. 9.
  • Academy hosts STEM teacher boot camp

    Teachers went to class and learned to play like children, to help bring science curriculum home to their respective students. The U.S. Air Force Academy hosted its annual STEM teacher boot camp July 19-21, bringing in 110 K-12 teachers from across Colorado and several other states, to improve STEM teaching skills.  The bootcamp focuses on the