CIPCE partners with school districts, neighborhood youth organizations, schools of education and teachers throughout the Capital Region to place RPI student mentors into after school enrichment activities for students ages 8-14. Programs include Animation & Gaming, LEGO® Robotics, FIRST LEGO League® (FLL) clubs and other technology initiatives.
Afterschool Clubs and Organizations
- Brittonkill Central School District
- Cohoes Middle School
- City School District of Albany
- Girls Inc. Albany
- Trinity Alliance
Thanks to outreach efforts sponsored by various departments on RPI campus, CIPCE mentors participate in a variety of spring outreach weekends designed to inspire visiting elementary, middle School and high school students to consider STEM fields.
- Black Family Technology Awareness Day
- Exploring Engineering Day
- Design Your Future Day
- STEP & Harlem Academy program as part of the Dean of Students Office Pre-College Initiatives
Our Summer Engineering Academies, both on and off campus, include programs such as Animation & Gaming with Scratch, Arduino, JrLEGO® Robotics, LEGO® NXT, Advanced LEGO® NXT and VEX Robotics. Participants design, plan, construct and reconstruct in a project-based, student-centered learning environment that fosters inquiry, innovation and critical thinking.
Visit Summer.rpi.edu and click on Summer Enrichment Programs.
For Summer 2015 images, see here