KidsTech

@ SUNY Oswego

About

Oswego KidsTech consists of two programs: STEM 4 Kids K - 3 and Young Inventors (4th - 6th grades) which are hosted by Oswego Technology Student Association (OTSA), Department of Technology, and preservice Technology Education teachers at SUNY Oswego. Each program includes exciting educational activities focused on the relationships among the different components of STEM. The children experience different problem solving strategies as they learn about the designed world.

    • Fall 2022 KidsTech: Please mark your calendars with the following dates all on Wednesdays (6-7:30pm): 9/28, 10/5, 10/19, 10/26.

        • Registration will open in late August.

    • Please see our calendar page for upcoming events, programs, and registration dates. Visit our register page to learn about registration costs and scholarships.

    • If you have not participated in KidsTech before, please email kidstech@oswego.edu so we can add you to our announcement email list.

    • Oswego KidsTech receives grant from National Grid for 2021-22 Academic Year ... learn more.

    • The International Technology Education Association (ITEEA) publishes a news release on Oswego KidsTech's 10th Anniversary of programming.

Goals of KidsTech

KidsTech participants will:

    • recognize the connection between the different components of STEM

    • utilize STEM principles and concepts to solve problems

    • develop the thought processes and motor skills necessary to design, construct and test models

    • communicate their ideas while working productively in a team

Our Programs

The KidsTech programs are designed for students in grades K-6. The two programs currently offered are STEM 4 Kids and Young Inventors. The STEM 4 Kids program is for students in grades K-3, Young inventors is for students in grades 4-6. The two programs are taught by SUNY Oswego Technology Education Majors.