Educational Outreach

NAWCTSD is committed to energizing STEM education in area schools by partnering scientists and engineers with teachers in classrooms to facilitate inquiry and design through project-based learning. NAWCTSD provides training opportunities for professional development of science and math teachers, provides mentors for robotics, STEM clubs, summer interns and at risk students, provides tours of NAWCTSD laboratories and demonstrations of modeling and simulation technologies for students and educators, and supports science fairs, teach-ins, science/technology field trips and summer camps.


Community Snapshot

To enhance STEM education in the Central Florida area, NAWCTSD has partnered with Orange, Seminole, Brevard, and Volusia County Public Schools, the University of Central Florida, the National Center for Simulation Education and Workforce Development Committee, the Central Florida STEM Education Council (CFSEC) and its members the Florida High Tech Corridor Council's techPATH, the Orlando Science Center, and the U.S. Naval Academy.