My Nonprofit Reviews
Review for A Schmahl Science Workshop, San Jose, CA, USA
Schmahl Science Workshop is a very special, almost magic, way to learn about science. They have designed very simple experiments that children and adults of all levels can participate in. One of the ways it is special is they do not talk down to the kids or change the experiment so it is too simple for the age group. This instills confidence in all the students and allows them to think independently and see possiabilities It is a safe enviroment to learn and question. The kids are free to interact and comment and learn at thier own pace. This is a wonderful way of presenting science to kids and thier parents and making it come alive. Since it is in a interactive enviroment the lessons are remembered and it is a great introduction to the scientific process to all ages.
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
The kids that participated were 8 and 14 and they both understood the experiment but took different things with them. They liked the fun enviroment and would do it again.
What I've enjoyed the most about my experience with this nonprofit is...
They make science fun and enjoyable
The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...
The staff were wonderful
How frequently have you been involved with the organization?
About every six months
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