Heart of Georgia YSTC

  • Middle Georgia State University
    1100 Second Street, SE
    Cochran, GA 31014

  • 470-578-7592

  • gystc@kennesaw.edu

Opened in 1995, the Heart of Georgia, Georgia Youth Science & Technology Center is a Regional Center for GYSTC, Inc. which is a private, not-for-profit educational organization designed to increase interest in and enthusiasm for science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) for serious study, particularly among elementary and middle school teachers, students and parents in typically underserved areas in the state. Heart of Georgia GYSTC is located at Middle Georgia State University in Cochran, Georgia. Among the many educational programs they offer elementary and middle school teachers and students, some favorites include Saturday Science Adventures, Summer Science Camps, Recycling, Clean Air Gran Prix, Family Science Programs, and Community Star Gazing Nights. The Center provides a variety of professional development programs and STEM kits for K-8 teachers and students.

Upcoming Events

PROGRAMS OFFERED

Educator Programs

TEACHING SYMPOSIUM

Please join us for the 2018 GYSTC Summer STEM institute.

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT COURSES

Change your STEM culture; allow GYSTC to help you incorporate STEM into your daily lessons.

STUDENT PROGRAMS

STEM DISCOVERY CAMP

STEM Discovery Camp is an exciting four-day learning experience for bright, forward-thinking elementary school (grades 3-5) students who will evolve into our next generation

SATURDAY SCIENCE

In this session we will start by building models of some of the most important molecules on the planet. Then we’ll experiment with these molecules to see what makes them so useful, interesting, and amazing. Get ready to have a blast as we explore these super fascinating molecules.