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Space Foundation Discovery Center

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The Space Foundation Discovery Center is the region's first and only dedicated space, science and technology center. It is an interactive, education-focused destination that advances science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics (STEAM) in the exciting context of space exploration, development and utilization. 


Mission:

Be the preeminent resource for space education, a trusted source of space information, and a provider of exceptional forums for the exchange of ideas.

Vision:

The Space Foundation Discovery Center will be a community space and science education resource for visitors and the residents of the Pikes Peak region. On a state, national and international level, the Discovery Center will become a leader in the preservation, interpretation and display of space-related artifacts and exhibits. Through a diverse offering of programs, exhibits and community outreach, the Discovery Center will become an inspiring gathering place and advocate for STEAM (Science Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) education.


 

Programs by Space Foundation Discovery Center

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Discover the Universe Virtual Field Trip

The Space Foundation Discovery Center takes advantage of extraordinary teaching tools to deliver our virtual programs, including Science On a Sphere®.

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Discovery Center Virtual 2020 Audience with an Astronaut

The Space Foundation is excited to announce our Virtual 2020 Audience with an Astronaut 5-Part series. Great for all grade levels! We will have host Q&A segments, fun gameshow-like segments, and cover great topics. 

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Discovery Center Virtual Birthday Party

Celebrate your birthday with the Space Foundation Discovery Center Virtual Style!

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Discovery Center Virtual Home Study Program

The Space Foundation Discovery Center Home Study Program offers themes and activities designed to engage learners on all levels. The Home Study Program is a great way to enrich your child's learning experience!

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Discovery Center Virtual Mars Robotics Laboratory

Students engaging in this virtual mission will work in teams to complete mission objectives programming and operating LEGO EV3® robots on our simulated Martian terrain.

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Small Steps, Giant Leap: STEM Adventures for Little Space Explorers

Small Steps, Giant Leap: STEM Adventures for Little Space Explorers has been designed to engage early learners Prek-K with a specific emphasis on  STEM education through interactive storytelling and hands-on lessons and activities.

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More About This Provider

Type of Organization

Arts/Cultural/Museum

Contact

Lisa Bell   lbell@spacefoundation.org
4435 Arrowswest Drive
Colorado Springs CO 80907
719.576.8000
United States

http://www.discoverspace.org

Primary Disciplines

The programs of Space Foundation Discovery Center cover:

Problem Based Learning
Community Interests
Career Education
Mathematics
Professional Development/Continuing Education
Sciences
Technology/Information Science
Problem Solving
Curriculum
Standards
Instructional Programs
Leadership
Collaboration