Ready to Race?

Posted on December 6, 2018 by USAEOP

The Technology Student Association (TSA) is providing free JSS kits to schools with Title 1 funding! JSS is available to 5th through 8th grade students. This fun, hands-on program encourages competitors to apply scientific understanding, creativity, experimentation and teamwork to design, build and race solar electric vehicles. See More

 

VCU RAMS Go Solar: Excitement and Anticipation Await our Junior Solar Sprint Event

Posted on November 15, 2018 by USAEOP

This summer, a small group of teachers piloted Junior Solar Sprint at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU), teaching students to build solar cars and introducing them to the science behind solar and renewable energy. As the program wrapped up, we realized that even more teachers and local engineer graduate students were eager to participate! See More

 

Florida Students Learn That Rain or Shine, Solar + Batteries = Fast Cars

Posted on September 24, 2018 by USAEOP

Nothing keeps these STEM students from competing – not even a hurricane. Students from Saturn Elementary Afterschool in Cocoa, Florida finished the 2017 – 2018 schoolyear with enthusiasm and grace, despite a slow start. See More

 

Experiencing JSS First-Hand

Posted on September 17, 2018 by USAEOP

June was a very busy month for Carson Middle and STEM Tech Neighborhood Academy teams as preparations and travel for the National Technology Student Association (TSA) JSS competition in Atlanta, Georgia were top of mind.   See More

 

Seeking Organization to Partner on STEM Programming Alongside the U.S. Army, Navy and Air Force.

Posted on June 12, 2018 by USAEOP

On behalf of the U.S. Army, Navy and Air Force, Battelle is seeking an experienced partner interested in developing new and innovative ways to carry out the Tri-Service Junior Science and Humanities Symposium. See More

 

STEM Competition Secret to Success: Educators

Posted on April 16, 2018 by USAEOP

STEM competitions like Junior Solar Sprint (JSS) where students design, build and race model-sized solar-powered cars provide excellent “photo ops.” The students are excited and animated, and the energy is comparable to a sporting event. But the truth is, so much of the work that goes into the event happens for months leading up to […] See More

  • Find a Volunteering Opportunity

    Visit our Program Volunteers page for a tool to find the best opportunity for you.

    BROWSE OPPORTUNITIES

  • eCYBERMISSION Grants

    The eCYBERMISSION Mini-Grant is intended to support teachers/program leaders as they implement eCYBERMISSION with their teams. Educators (formal and informal) of students in grades 6-9 are encouraged to apply. Special consideration is given to Title 1 schools and to those with underserved/ under-represented populations.

    LEARN MORE

  • Latest AEOP News

    Ready to Race?, December 6, 2018

    See Story

  •