Synopsys Science Fair Championship – 2017

January 30, 201749ers STEM Leadership Institute

Presented by the Santa Clara Valley Science & Engineering Faire Association We are proud to announce that several SLI groups from each grade have been accepted to Synopsys Championship this year. Synopsys is a prestigious local science fair that calls for rigorous project-based research from its participants. Its guidelines require a clearly defined question or problem; accurate … Read More

ExploraVision 2016/17!

January 24, 201749ers STEM Leadership Institute

ExploraVision is a nationwide competition centered around the history and future of technology, and this year half of SLI’s students participated (while the other half tackled FIRST LEGO League or FIRST Tech Challenge). Competing teams select a specific current technology and research all aspects of its origin and its modern day purpose and how exactly it works. “The students … Read More

1st Semester Retrospective

January 5, 201749ers STEM Leadership Institute

Winter break is just wrapping up, and as our students get ready to return from a couple weeks of well-deserved vacation, we at the 49ers STEM Leadership Institute want to take a moment to applaud their achievements and hard work during the first half of this school year. In November, high school students competed in FIRST … Read More