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  • Camp Innovation

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    A Fantastic Summer Camp for Students in Rising Grades 4 - 9

    MSiC Campus: July 17-21, July 24-28 and July 31- August 4, 2017,  JTCC Chester Campus: July 10-14, 17-21, 2017,  and JTCC Midlothian Campus: July 24-28 & July 31 - August 4, 2017

    Packed with exploration and adventure; our courses offers rising 4th-9th grade students opportunities to dive more deeply into math and science and help prepare them for future academic and career fields.

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  • Discoverers 4-5

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    May 6, 13, and 20, 2017 at two locations:

    MSiC &  Manchester Middle School, 9:00am-2:00pm

    The Discoverers 4-5 Program allows students to work in depth with science, technology, and mathematics topics. Fourth and fifth grade students select the topic that piques their interest and attend that class for three consecutive Saturdays.  All classes are inquiry-based and have significant “hands-on”, group work and problem-solving embedded...

  • Spring Calculus Conference

    Spring Calculus Conference

    June 1, 2017 from 9:00am to 2:30pm at the MSiC

    Just as there is an art to calculus, there is an art to doing well on the AP Calculus exam. Come join us as we look at the new AP Calculus Course and Exam Description book and examine the types of questions found on the exam. We will also discuss how we can support students to hone their writing skills in order to respond effectively to exam questions. You will leave this workshop with a treasure trove of activities and online resources to help students reinforce their knowledge of calculus. Bring your graphing calculators and your questions as we reveal the art of success on the AP Calculus exam.

  • K-12 Educator Conference 2017

    K-12 Educator Conference
     June 21 and 22, 2017, Huguenot High School, Richmond 

    Come join your colleagues from across the region as they collaborate together through a variety of interdisciplinary STEM workshop sessions. Through these sessions, you will learn about the latest applications in STEM learning and technologies, network with peers, and engage in thoughtful conversations of practice.

    More details or register online today.

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  • 2017 STEM Fair Results

    Thank you to all students, staff, screeners, judges and volunteers who made the 2017 Metro Richmond STEM Fair a resounding success. Congratulations to the 2017 grand prize winners!
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  • Director's Message

    Three cheers for the MSiC!! We are in our 50th year of continuous operation serving the students and teachers in Central Virginia! The MathScience Innovation Center (formerly the Mathematics
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  • Thank You for Your Continued Support

    In this season of gratitude, we want to take a moment to thank you for your continued support and involvement with the MSiC.  It is through our collective
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  • 2015-16 Annual Report

    We are proud to share the 2015-16 Annual Report. Many thanks to everyone who has helped and supported the MSiC with our mission to provide extraordinary experiences in
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  • Alumni Sign Up!

    Attention all past & present student and teacher alumni of MSiC! We invite you to share your experiences and join us for our upcoming 50th anniversary. We appreciate
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  • Employment Opportunities - Apply Today!

    The Center seeks imaginative people with the skills, content and disposition to develop and teach innovative STEM curricula to students and educators in Central Virginia.  Currently we have
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About the MSiC

The MathScience Innovation Center (MSiC) is dedicated to the development and implementation of futuristic STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics programs for Central Virginia’s K-12 students and educators. Annually, over 170,000 students learn STEM and SOL focused lessons both at the ...More

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Dr. Hollee Freeman We have started our 50th year with a bang!  The Open House, held on October 1st , was a huge success, with visits from over 200 families, educators, superintendents, university, industry and community partners. Our 1st Executive Director, Dr. Robert Haynes, came to participate in the Open

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The attack comes swiftly and silently. One moment the small tadpole is hovering over the mud, the next it is grasped by a pair of jaws that seemed to appear out of nowhere. The tadpole has just become a victim of an “odonate”. You probably know

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  • Experience the Expedition Mars Mission!

       Challenger Center transports students to a cutting edge Mission Control room and a high-tech space station for an unforgettable learning experience!  During the Expedition Mars mission, students take on the roles of scientists working in mission control on Mars’ moon Phobos and astronauts working on the surface of Mars. Read More
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