Experience SciTech Days your way!
Monthly field trip event with in-person and virtual opportunities
SciTech Days connect middle school and high school students to real-world scientists, engineers, tradespeople, and other professionals from local companies and universities.
This school year, SciTech Days will be held as monthly in-person and digital events, with demonstrations, interviews, shows, and career conversations performed both at Carnegie Science Center and streamed directly to your classroom! The onsite program will also include flash workshops that do not require registration.
You have the option to bring your students to the Science Center, or virtually bring the Science Center to you!
- Engage with flash workshops that explore the monthly themes.
- Discover exciting career paths with a Career Connections panel featuring innovators in a variety of fields.
- Explore demonstrations and interact with STEM experts at activity tables hosted by partnering organizations.
- Registered teachers can access additional downloadable virtual content on our Brightspace learning platform for up to two weeks after their visit.
- Tune in to the live Career Connections panel to discover exciting STEM career paths, learn from innovators in a variety of fields, and interact with panelists directly through a webinar.
- Virtual attendee teachers receive two weeks of online access to recorded demonstrations, factory tours, interviews, and lesson plans for activities in the flash workshops via our Brightspace learning platform.
SciTech Days will be delivered on one Friday each month, spreading out the exciting STEM programming over the entire school year. See the dates and themes below!
- October 15, 2021: Plants and Botany
- November 19, 2021: Space Travel and Astronomy
- December 3, 2021: Flight
- January 21, 2022: Health and the Human Body
- February 18, 2022: Our Rivers
- March 18, 2022: Animals and Local Wildlife
- April 22, 2022: Computer Science
- May 20, 2022: Sports
In-person SciTech Days Pricing: $12 per person per SciTech Day
Virtual SciTech Days Pricing:
- One SciTech Day: $200 per teacher log-in
- Bundle of four SciTech Days: $760 total for four days per teacher log-in
- Note: Bundles can only be purchased by calling us at 412.237.3400.
- Additional classrooms from the same school: $50 per teacher log-in per SciTech Day
Registration is now open! Register your class today by calling 412.237.3400.
Virtual SciTech Days can also be purchased online below!
- The Buhl Foundation
- Spectroscopy Society of Pittsburgh
- Society for Analytical Chemists of Pittsburgh
- Wabtec Corporation
- Braskem USA
STEM Center Founding Partners include Bayer, Chevron, Duquesne Light Co., Eaton, Kennametal Foundation, NOVA Chemicals, and PPG Foundation.