2016/2017 GEMS & GISE Applications :
GEMS & GISE
The Girls in Engineering, Mathematics, and Science (GEMS) and Guys in Science and Engineering (GISE) programs are for students interested in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) using team-based, hands-on projects. Projects are adapted from year to year and have included robotics, rocketry, biology, and other subjects.
GEMS & GISE MISSION
The GISE and GEMS program Mission is to offer a high-quality, challenging enrichment program to students who are interested in learning and applying skills in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math and fostering an appreciation and interest in STEM subjects.
GISE and GEMS is a year long program open to fifth through eighth grade students. Applications are taken in September and early October.
FREQUENCY OF MEETINGS
Classes are held on either Tuesday or Thursday from September to May. Teams meet once a week for 2 hours. Additional Bonus classes are held in the weeks leading up to the Minneapolis Public School Regional FLL tournament held in January
Mary Hill - GEMS Coach
Craig Hamilton - GISE Coach- Craig.Hamilton@mpls.k12.mn.us
Check the School Calendar for dates.
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