Let us come to your facility and model how to implement our engineering, electronics, and coding projects with your students. 

Through the generous support of our sponsors, we can make most of our residencies free to your organization. 

Use the contact form (link at the bottom of the page) to ask us about a residency at your school.

Delivery includes:

  • Hands-on instruction for learners
  • All Materials (electronics kits, book, or 3D Printer and filament)
  • Professional development for facilitators 
  • Multi-site coordination
  • Non-traditional learning environments
  • Special Project Preparation (Science Fairs, Engineering Contests)
  • Content can include:
    • Engineering, Electronics, and Coding with Arduino
    • 3D Printing and 3D Design
    • Science Fair or Competition8th-grade Project Development

Past residences include:

  • 6th grade 3D Design and 3D Printing
  • 7th-8th grade 3D Design and 3D Printing
  • 6th-grade Introduction to Engineering, Electronics, and Coding using Arduino
  • 7th, 8th, and 9th grades Intermediate Engineering, Electronics, and Coding using Arduino (Science Sensors) including distance, temperature, humidity, and light.
  • 11th and 12th grade focusing on portable water quality testing sensors including pH, water turbidity, dissolved solids, and water temperature.
  • 8th grade students preparing to participate in the NASA Techrise. Students were one of 60 schools in the US selected to send a payload on a NASA balloon launch to 70,000 feet. The instrument set included GPS, LUX, Temperature, Methane, CO2, Air Pressure, and Ozone sensors with a camera and two SD Card readers to collect video and data. See the WiFi-connectednews story here LINK
  • Prepare 8th grade students for Mars Innovation Challenge. Submission of automated environmental controls system. 
  • 4th grade in Spanish introducing Arduino projects.
  • Partner Residency -5th grade to introduce Arduinos. Gearbox Labs picks up with the middle school students
carmen techrise
 News story here LINK

Residencies we would love to do


Thank you to our 2023-2024 sponsors:

  • Northwestern Mutual Foundation
  • PPG Foundation
  • Generac

Past Residency Schools

  • Our Redeemer Lutheran School (Wauwatosa, WI)
  • Milwaukee Academy of Science (Milwaukee, WI)
  • Spanish Immersion School (Milwaukee, WI)
  • Glen Hills Middle School
  • Morgandale School (Milwaukee, WI)
  • Marshal High School (Milwaukee, WI)
  • Carmen School of Science and Technology NW Campus (Milwaukee, WI)
  • Carmen South Middle School