Millennium GirlsMillennium Girls™ is an annual program for 5th through 8th grade girls to allow them to experience math, science and technology through fun, hands-on experiences. The mission of Millennium Girls ™ is to introduce girls to the value of technology and encourages them to learn how it works and consider it as a future career.Millennium Girls ™ Primary Goals:
The date of this year’s program is Saturday, October 7, 2017 at State Farm’s Corporate South Building in Bloomington from 7:00 am – 3:30 pm.
- Pique students’ interest so they want to learn more about how technology works and what they can do to make it work
- Align with STEM disciplines with an emphasis on technology
- Target 5th – 8th graders
- Attend and participate in other STEM events (SIT, EDIT, BetaBrain, join a science or technology club)
- Students pursue a degree and career in a STEM discipline
INVEST IN YOUR CHILD'S FUTUREUnit 5 has been involved with Vision 20/20, which is a student‐centered vision for the future of education in Illinois. It focuses on four policy priorities: highly effective educators, 21st century learning, shared accountability, and equitable and adequate funding. Click here for more information regarding Vision 20/20.__________________________________________________________________________________________________________