STEM Paths Innovation Network (SPIN)
|Name||STEM Paths Innovation Network (SPIN)|
|Mission statement||To increase student and community access to STEM and build culturally relevant collaboration and problem-solving skills that will support underserved youth and communities to succeed in STEM-based fields.|
|Service(s) description||SPIN partners with high-poverty schools and and ethnically centered community based organizations to provide high-quality STEM experiences, including robotics, 3D printing, video game design, and Minecraft.|
|Program impact||SPIN has partnered with John Muir, Dunlap, Washington Middle School and Mercer Middle School to build digital equity and advocate for more STEM opportunities.|
Community programs are organized into categories known as Community School Elements. All community programs associated with STEM Paths Innovation Network (SPIN) are listed below and each program may be provided at 1 or more schools. You can use the 'Show Details' buttons to learn more about each program.
Expanded Learning (2 programs)
Programs that provide opportunities outside of the regular school day to practice and reinforce the skills students are learning in the classroom, to get exposure to new and different areas that may spark their interest and curiosity, and to cultivate strong social emotional skills and mindsets.