Nine local Kansas City students were among 300 students selected worldwide from 25 countries to participate in this year’s Honeywell Leadership Challenge Academy.
Created in partnership with the U.S. Space & Rocket Center, the Space Camp is a week-long program that takes place at in Huntsville, Alabama. At the Academy, students experienced hands-on activities such as testing rockets and simulating astronaut training, shuttle missions and a moonwalk. The program is designed to emphasize Science, Technology, Engineering and Math education in an ever-changing, connected world.
Honeywell has also selected 30 area teachers to go to Space Camp along with teachers from around the world this summer.