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Girl Scouts Works with the SETI Institute to Skyrocket Girls’ Interest in STEM

Girl Scouts Works with the SETI Institute to Skyrocket Girls’ Interest in STEM

Girl Scouts of the Colonial Coast (GSCCC) and Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) announced today new details about a five-year program called Reaching for the Stars: NASA Science for Girl Scouts. Funded by NASA's Science Mission Directorate and led by the SETI Institute, the program offers more girls opportunities to explore careers in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) through new Space Science badges.

At the center of the collaboration are new Space Science badges for girls at every Girl Scout grade level. These badges, combined with GSUSA's larger suite of national STEM programming, provide a seamless pathway for girls to develop a lifetime love of the cosmos and...

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