C&I

Curriculum and Instruction

Appalachian Regional Commission

 

APPALACHIAN REGIONAL COMMISSION/OAK RIDGE NATIONAL LABORATORY SUMMER OPPORTUNITY FOR STUDENTS AND TEACHERS

For the past 16 years the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC), in collaboration with the Oak Ridge National Laboratory, has sponsored a two-week residential hands-on learning institute focusing on math, science, and technology for high school students and teachers from New York State's Appalachian Region (Allegany, Broome, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Chemung, Chenango, Cortland, Delaware, Otsego, Schoharie, Schuyler, Steuben, Tioga and Tompkins counties). This year's institute for high school students and teachers will be held from July 5 to 18, 2014. Applications must be postmarked on or before February 26, 2014.

2014 High School Summer Math-Science-Technology Institute
Program Announcement and Criteria pdf document (176KB)
High School Student and Teacher Application word document Word (86KB) | pdf document PDF (114KB)


Also, again this summer, the ARC will also offer a summer academy for middle school students. The 2014 Middle School Summer Science Academy will be held from July 13 to 18, 2014. Applications must be postmarked on or before February 26, 2014.

2014 Middle School Summer Science Academy
Program Announcement and Criteria pdf document (185KB)
Middle School Student Application word document Word (87KB) | pdf document PDF (110KB)


Mail completed applications to:

Will Jaacks
Associate in Science Education
New York State Education Department
Office of Curriculum and Instruction
89 Washington Ave., 318 EB
Albany, New York 12234

See what Past Participants had to say about the experience. You may also want to visit these websites:

Last Updated: February 24, 2011