Similar to speed dating you find yourself a seat at a table and move to another table when the bell rings.If done well, you can get some solid advice from those who have been there and done it.
Bigs attend training sessions where they learn our dos and don’ts.
The participants assimilated quickly to the “speed-dating” format, with STEM professionals moving from table to table during the five rounds of 10-minute intervals, enabling students and teachers to ask questions and learn about STEM professions during each roundtable discussion.
As a facilitator, I watched the students engage and listened to their well-versed questions from “What is the favorite part of your job?
On-site programs typically meet only during the school year for an hour a week.
We encourage Bigs and Littles to choose activities they both enjoy.