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STEM Design Challenge

Welcome to the STEM Design Challenge website. Here you will find information about the challenge, the rubrics that are used by the judges to score the projects, the narrative which is required by all project teams, links to register and more.

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A Team Challenge

Small teams of 4th - 8th graders are challenged to brainstorm, develop, and implement a solution to an engineering problem using K’NEX building materials.

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Equipping Teachers

At the heart of the program is a teacher-training workshop to prepare teacher coaches for this year's competition.

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Workforce Partners as Judges

On competition day, scientists, engineers, technicians and specialists from Chester County workforce partners serve as judges, bridging the connection between K-12 and the STEM workforce.