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LE: Dr. Raphael A. Baranco Elementary

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LE: Dr. Raphael A. Baranco Elementary

Tuesday, May 21, 2024 | Dr. Raphael A. Baranco Elementary

Lagcoe Professionals Bring Little Energizers Program to Dr. Raphael A. Baranco Elementary

On May 21, 2024, professionals from Lagcoe are excited to bring the Little Energizers program to Dr. Raphael A. Baranco Elementary School, igniting curiosity and educating children about STEM careers and energy. This initiative, made possible by generous donations from the Lafayette Economic Development Authority (LEDA), the Stuller Family Foundation, and the Pinhook Foundation, aims to inspire young minds and foster a deeper understanding of the exciting world of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).

The Little Energizers program is designed to engage elementary school students through interactive activities, presentations, and discussions focused on energy-related topics. With hands-on demonstrations and engaging content, the program seeks to instill a sense of wonder and appreciation for various forms of energy, including renewable and non-renewable sources.

The professionals of Lagcoe, passionate about sharing their knowledge and experiences, are dedicated to inspiring the next generation of STEM leaders. By collaborating with Dr. Raphael A. Baranco Elementary School they aim to enrich the curriculum and provide students with a unique learning experience that highlights the diverse opportunities available in STEM fields and the energy industry.

At Dr. Raphael A. Baranco Elementary School, Lagcoe professionals will work closely with educators to tailor the program to the 4th grade level and educational objectives of the students. Topics covered may include energy production, environmental sustainability, energy conservation practices, and the role of innovation in shaping the future of energy.

Through partnerships with organizations like LEDA, the Stuller Family Foundation, and the Pinhook Foundation, Lagcoe demonstrates its commitment to supporting education and community development. By investing in initiatives like the Little Energizers program, Lagcoe contributes to the promotion of STEM literacy and empowers students to explore exciting career paths in STEM-related fields.

The collaboration between Lagcoe and Dr. Raphael A. Baranco Elementary School exemplifies the importance of fostering interest in STEM education from an early age. By providing students with engaging and hands-on learning experiences, Lagcoe and its partners inspire young learners to pursue their passions and become the innovators and leaders of tomorrow.

Volunteers are essential to the success of the Little Energizers program. If you are interested in volunteering, please register at the Little Energizers page. Your participation will make a meaningful impact in the lives of students and contribute to building a brighter future for our community.