Aurora University offers a number of STEM-related programs beyond the curriculum itself. They include:
This robotic and engineering program provided by Chasewood Learning is designed to reinforce STEM concepts while fully immersing students in an engaging and interactive learning environment. Children design, build, program and analyze a variety of devices – from simple machines to mechanized robots – to learn about mechanical components, motors and programming. The Lego Robotics program aligns to Next Generation Science Standards and Common Core. This program is open to all STEM students. Payment is due at time of registration. Class size is limited and enrollment is first come, first serve.
Develop your child's intellect through the royal game of chess! Research suggests a correlation between chess and academic performance in a variety of areas, including mathematics and language arts. Professional chess instruction is provided by Chess Scholars. No prior chess experience needed. This club is open to all STEM students.