Bangor children’s museum gets $500K to help teachers hook young kids on science

The children’s museum in Bangor has secured $500,000 in funding from Congress that it programs to use to start a Science Trainer Academy this drop concentrated on developing an out-of-classroom application to hook elementary-college students on science.

The Maine Discovery Museum’s award came from the $1.5 trillion paying offer signed into legislation late past 7 days.

The new academy will convey lecturers and directors jointly with Maine museums, studying centers and other businesses to generate a fingers-on, out-of-classroom science training software for students in kindergarten through quality 5, to complement current elementary faculty science curriculum.