Previously offered Summer Camps

Below you will learn more on two exciting STEM Camps for High School Students and another focused on providing K-12 teachers an initial exposure to STEM.


BAIT Camp @VCSU 2013 - Are you fishing for a good career choice? Let us help you clear the murky waters of career planning. Cast a broad net into the sea of business and information technology careers so you can fill your career search tackle box. The camp will focus on engineering processes including the Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC). Project management concepts will focus on the process groups. Business processes will include end to end scenarios and activities to identify ways to improve the process and become more efficient. Technology activities will highlight the SDLC and reiteration while learning technical concepts including computer programming, hardware, and Lego robotics.

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STEM Boot Camp for Teachers at VCSU: July 10-12, 2013 (Teachers Only)
K-12 teachers are introduced to engineering concepts, classroom implementation of STEM concepts and project-based learning, as well as STEM Lesson/unit design. Topics include: The Engineering Design Process, Project-Based Learning and Project Design for STEM, Backward Design (UbD) and Lesson Planning, ISTE and 21st Century Skills, Practical Technology Integration Ideas.

This learning experience at VCSU is in a partnership with Mayville State University and is a collaborative motivated by the ND STEM Network. Scholarships are available on a limited basis.

Valley City State University $100, add $50 if VCSU Graduate Credit is desired.
Registration can be completed online for this Teachers-only Boot Camp offered by the Great Plains STEM Education Center at VCSU. If you have any questions in regards to this camp contact Gary Ketterling , Coordinator at the GPSEC or David DeMuth, Jr., Executive Director of the Center.

Call 701-845-7441 to register or visit www.vcsu.edu/extend/ using registration code STEM ED 700 #9387

Feel free to mail your registration to:
VCSU-STEM dept
101 College St SW
Valley City, ND 58072