STEM ... The New Summer Sport
Posted on May, 2017 - 09:49am by Launch
Growing up I think many of us can agree that when we heard the words "summer camp" our minds would go to a place filled with outdoor dodge ball, swimming, tag football, water balloons and games like red-rover. I am sure you can add more to that list!
Summer Brain Drain
Posted on March 29, 2017 - 08:00am by Launch
For children, 'summer brain drain' is a real effect. Maybe you have heard it called the 'summer slump' or 'summer learning loss,' but whatever you...
STEM and the Gap
Posted on Nov 30, 2016 - 03:40pm by Launch
It is a staggering stat to learn that when it comes to STEM the US placed “35th and 27th out of 64 countries in math and science” says the 2012 Program for International Student Assessment. 35… 27… let those numbers sink in. What can we, as a country, do to change this?
New York Family - Blast Off
Posted on Oct 13, 2016 - 08:03pm by Launch
Thanks to New York Family for featuring Launch in one of their "Special Place" articles! Read the full article here to learn more about our Founder, what drove him to establish Launch Math & Science Centers and ALL about our programs.
Fall Class Registration Available
Posted on Aug 17, 2016 - 10:12pm by Launch
The Launch Fall schedule is out and registration is waiting for you. Launch is offering classes for every age group at the Upper West Side location. Classes start the week of September 12th - you do not want to miss out.
A Trip to the Museum of Math
Posted on Aug 09, 2016 - 09:19am by Launch
Recently, I was fortunate enough to spend some time at the Museum of Mathematics on East 26th Street here in New York City. Prior to arriving, I mainly knew that the museum tried to get people to see how interesting and beautiful math can be.