Benefits of AstroCamp

Administrators

Participating in an AstroCamp program is a marketing tool for attracting students.

The AstroCamp program helps teachers meet state educational standards.

The program is run in a safe, organized, and professional manner.

The students and teachers have a shared fun, dynamic, and educational experience.

Students are all treated fairly and equally.

Teachers

Teachers have access to equipment and experiments that are difficult to replicate in the traditional classroom.

Teachers gain greater insight about their students because of the unique learning environment.

Teachers bond with their students in new ways.

Teachers benefit from the bonding their students experience.

Teachers enjoy the break from the daily classroom routine.

The program helps teachers meet state educational standards.

Teachers learn new and exciting teaching techniques.

Teachers learn and have new experiences themselves.

Students

Students have an even playing field on which to participate.

Students are forced to think, rather than memorizeĀ a correct response.

Students learn that they can collect and interpret data.

Students are encouraged to question observed events and the resulting data.

Students practice cause-and-effect thinking. Critical thinking skills are enhanced.

Students develop problem solving and critical thinking skills.

Students understand scientific concepts more deeply and score better on science tests.

Students get to have memorable experiences with their friends.

Students gain independence by learning to do things themselves.

Students that are kinesthetic learners have an opportunity to shine.

Students get to visit the mountains or experience snow for the first time.

Students are all treated fairly and equally.

Students have fun.

Parents

Parents appreciate the safe, organized, and professional manner of our program.

The students gain 21st Century Skills.

Students have an even playing field on which to participate.

Students that are kinesthetic learners have an opportunity to shine.

Students are all treated fairly and equally.

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