Our mission is to foster a love of exploratory and discovery learning in all students.  Our group of dedicated and innovative teachers have combined forces to bring STEM to our local community!

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Upcoming STEM Sessions

This fall Innovation Station is back in the building offering fun and engaging STEM opportunities for students at PAELC with Mrs Kryder. Students will take part in hands-on activities and challenges, while adhering to all safety procedures and guidelines.  We can't wait for you to join us, but space will be limited to only 20 students per session.  So be sure to register now!

September STEM Clubs

Dates: Thursday 9/2, 9/9, 9/23, & 9/30 

Grades: Kindergarten - 2nd graders

Times: Dismissal to 5:00 PM

Cost: $​95.00

October STEM Clubs 

Dates: Thursday 10/7, 10/14, 10/21, 10/28 

Grades: Kindergarten - 2nd graders

Times: Dismissal to 5:00 PM

Cost: $​95.00

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Meet our Team

 
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John Wagner

@JohnWagner_CFES 

4th Grade Instructor

John is currently a 4th grade teacher at Chadds Ford Elementary.  He has had the opportunity to work with NASA for 8 years in a partnership with a local university in an effort to bring more STEM education to districts across the Commonwealth.

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Erika Ciccone

@MissJohnson4th

4th Grade Instructor

Erika is currently a 4th grade teacher at Pocopson Elementary.  She believes that through STEM education students can be empowered to think critically, problem solve, and develop a growth mindset. 

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Kathryn Markloff

@mrsmarkloff

4th Grade Instructor

Kathryn is currently a 4th grade teacher at PocopsonElementary.  She  is a strong believer in the power of a growth mindset and the learning that can come out of STEM and Maker experiences!

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Todd Picard

@MrPicard_HES

Technology Instructor

Todd is currently a Technology instructor at Hillendale Elementary.  Todd has experience with all forms of technology including 3D printing, Virtual Reality, and Robotics. 

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Michele Kryder

1st Grade Instructor

Michele is currently a first grade teacher at Phoenixville Area Early Learning Center (PAELC).  Michele  runs after-school STEM clubs at PAELC for students in kindergarten through second grade.

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This summer Innovation Station is back in the building offering fun and engaging STEM opportunities for students entering first grade through sixth grade. Students will take part in hands-on activities and challenges, while adhering to all safety procedures and guidelines.  We can't wait for you to join us, but space will be limited to only 30 students per location.  So be sure to register now!

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Hillendale Elementary (A few spots left!)

Dates: July 12th -15th

Grades: Upcoming 4th - 6th

Times: 9:00AM - 12:00PM

Cost: $150.00