Education for Tomorrow Alliance (EFTA) presents SCI://TECH 2016 Jan 22 - Feb 13

By: Dawn Candy, I Promote You
| Published 11/05/2015

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MONTGOMERY COUNTY, TEXAS - Education for Tomorrow Alliance (EfTA is proud to present the 2016 SCI://TECH Exposition, Extreme Science: Inventing the Future, in partnership with the Conroe Independent School District and area private schools.

EfTA’s SCI://TECH engages the business community with local schools, offering 14 science, technology, engineering, and math competitions and events. Run by EfTA volunteers and local educators, the SCI://TECH Exposition includes one of the largest regional science fairs in the nation reaching thousands of students each year and qualifying students to compete in the Houston Science & Engineering Fair, as well as state and international competitions.

SCI://TECH 2016 Events:

January 22, 2016
Private School Science Fair, Senior High Science Bowl, 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm at Lone Star College – Montgomery

January 27, 2016
Technical Writing Competition, 4:30 pm at The Woodlands College Park High School

January 29, 2016
Junior High Science Fair, Senior High Science Fair, 7:30 am – 6:00 pm at The Lone Star Convention Center

January 30, 2016
Elementary Science Festival, Math Bowl, Robotics Demonstration, SciApps, Sci.Math.e.Lon, and SciStory 10:00 am – 4:00 pm at The Lone Star Convention Center

February 6, 2016
Junior High Engineering Design Competition, 8:00 am – 3:00 pm at Moorhead Junior High School

February 12, 2016
Junior High Science Bowl, 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm at Lone Star College – Montgomery

February 13, 2016
Biotechnology Competition, 8:00 am – 1:00 pm at Lone Star College – Montgomery

Senior High Engineering Design Competition, 8:00 am – 4:00 pm at Lone Star College – Montgomery

SCI://TECH is the flagship program of Education for Tomorrow Alliance created in 1990 as a means to boost science education and to provide volunteer support to the local science fair, and now offers 14 science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) competitions to nearly 5,000 K-12 students annually. Each competition offers learning beyond the classroom and teaches critical thinking skills that will enable students to thrive in any career field.

Partnerships
Education for Tomorrow Alliance programs are heavily dependent upon volunteer support. We serve as an ex-officio member of the Greater Conroe/Lake Conroe Area Chamber of Commerce and The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce which both offer support to EfTA.

In addition, teachers and school administrators from the following schools and districts are vital EfTA partners: Christ Community School, Conroe ISD, The John Cooper School, Legacy Preparatory Christian Academy, Rubicon Academy, St. Anthony’s of Padua Catholic School, The Woodlands Christian Academy, and The Woodlands Preparatory School.

About Education For Tomorrow Alliance

Education for Tomorrow Alliance was created in 1989 as a project of the The Woodlands Area Chamber of Commerce and local science and technology professionals who wanted to encourage the next generation of workers, especially in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields. In addition to SCI://TECH. EfTA provides various education outreach opportunities for CISD?students including a Student Internship Program (SIP), Future Focus, Next Generation Leadership and Career Connections. EfTA is a 501(c)3 with the focus of connecting business and community volunteers to empower tomorrow’s adults.

If you are interested in supporting, volunteering or donating to EfTA please contact EfTA directly, or send donations to:

Education for Tomorrow Alliance, 3200 College Park Drive, Suite E205, Conroe, TX 77384. For additional information visit www.efta-us.org.

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