Beyond the Cities: Closing the Gap in Rural Areas

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Photos courtesy of High Desert Leapin' Lizard

After a STEAM unit in which kids learned about the human body and the benefits of exercise, parents joined kids in outdoor play at the High Desert Leapin' Lizards after-school program in Inyokern, California. The town of 700 is located in the high desert area of California.

Earlier this year, students in the High Desert Leapin’ Lizards after-school program in Kern County, California, got a glimpse of life on Mars. They took part in a videoconference with NASA Digital Learning Network Specialist David Armstrong, who talked about what it took to survive on the red planet . . .

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