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Grow Up Great with STEAM! Pre-K STEAM Lab Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Wednesday, April 04, 2018
 
Grow Up Great with STEAM! Pre-K STEAM Lab Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
 
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WHO:   
Broward County Public Schools Students, Teachers, District Staff, PNC Bank Representatives, and Community Representatives
 
WHAT:   
Learn about the new action-packed Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math (STEAM) Lab designed for pre-K students. This $60,000 lab is a culmination of a two-year grant, funded by the PNC Foundation’s Grow Up Great Initiative to enhance preschool education. The lab is a science museum inside the school with hands-on opportunities for engaging, creating, building and science fun.
 
WHEN:
Wednesday, April 4, 2018, noon – 1:30 p.m.
 
Schedule of Events:
Opening remarks and presentation: 12:05 p.m.
STEAM Lab ribbon cutting: 12:40 p.m.
Exploration of STEAM Lab with students: 12:45 p.m.
 
WHERE:  
Lauderdale Manors Early Learning Center and STEAM Lab
1400 NW 14th Court
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311
 
WHY:      
This new STEAM Lab brings new learning opportunities to preschool students from the partnership with Palm Beach State College’s Institute of Excellence in Early Care and Education, the South Florida Science Center and Aquarium, the Broward Young at Art Museum and the school districts of Broward County and Palm Beach County to bring STEAM opportunities to preschool students. 
 
 
 
MEDIA ARE INVITED TO COVER THIS EVENT.
 
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