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Rubber band cars – Continue the learning at home

Hands-on learning, creativity, motion, and movement… The fun never stops with the Rubber Band Car activity! In our classes we do this project both to introduce engineering and STEM terms and to allow for creative, innovative thought. It’s a winning combination that is offered in all of our programs. The activity is challenging for young […]

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Fractal Fun – Continue the learning at home

Children love fractals! They are beautiful, entrancing, and relevant to our daily lives because they are found in nature.  Fractals also represent some of the newest, most creative mathematical research being tackled right now by researchers, and thus can inspire creativity in our children! Creativity is an essential 21st Century Life Skill that drives innovation. […]

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The 4Cs: Life Skills for Success and Science

Did you know that the top 10 in-demand jobs in 2010 did not exist in 2004?  Are we equipping our children with skills for the jobs that don’t yet exist? iSchool for the Future is helping children gain 21st Century Life Skills that will help them be resilient, confident and collaborative adults, innovators, and leaders. […]

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Inaugural afterschool program in Falls Church results in “genius” learning outcomes

We finished our inaugural afterschool enrichment program at Thomas Jefferson Elementary School in Falls Church City with fun, hands-on STEM lessons that children loved, self-reflection that generated amazing feedback, and an invitation to return! We’ll be back at TJ in the Winter and Spring! Read the course catalog and register for our Innovation Lab: Winter […]

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iSchool’s Family Science Night in the News!

Articles about iSchool for the Future’s Renovation-themed Family Science Night at Forestville Elementary School were published in two local papers.  Read the articles in the Sun Gazette and the Great Falls Connection.        Great Quotes from the articles and press release: “It was so exciting to see the students of all grade levels […]

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Our Impact

We help children become Compassionate Innovators, bring families together to learn science and math, and help children learn how to learn. Featuring both personalized attention and community events, our impact is both deep and broad. We help children learn how to be their best selves.  We create Compassionate Innovators. We help children develop 21st Century […]

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On #GivingTuesday, Support Compassionate Innovation – and Meet our Match!

iSchool for the Future is an education nonprofit promoting 21st Century Learning and helping children unleash their Inner Genius. We inspire children to become the world’s next generation of Compassionate Innovators through personalized, hands-on, and playful Creative STEM programs. Our Organizational and Impact Goals include:   – Modifying our 21st Century Life Skills curriculum for […]

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2015 Winter Wonderland Camps in Alexandria and Reston

iSchool has two exciting Winter Wonderland Science Camps! FEATURING HANDS-ON CREATIVE STEM Fun, seasonal activities Outdoor learning Taste, see, smell, hear, feel, and create Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math 21st Century Life Skills Confidence-building through a final show Children follow their passions as they invent & explore! Download our Flyer. Ages (All camps): 7-12 […]

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