Magnolia Midlands GYSTC

  • 131 College Circle
    Swainsboro, GA 30401

  • Erin H. Youmans

  • 478-289-2094

  • ehyoumans@ega.edu

Opened in 1995, the Magnolia Midlands 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. Magnolia Midlands GYSTC is located at East Georgia College in Swainsboro, Georgia. Among the many educational programs they offer elementary and middle school teachers and students, some favorites include the STARLAB Planetarium and Family Math and Science Nights. The Center provides a variety of professional development programs and STEM kits for K-8 teachers and students.

 

SCHOOL SYSTEMS WE SERVE:

Baldwin County Candler County Emanuel County
Evans County Jefferson County Tattnall County

 

PROGRAMS OFFERED

Educator Programs

In-Class Field Trips

An in-class field trip is a unique experience for the classroom teacher and the students class to view science from a different perspective.

Professional Learning Workshops

These one-hour sessions cover a variety of topics to enhance the teaching capabilities of educators.

STUDENT PROGRAMS

In-Class Field Trips

An in-class field trip is a unique experience for the classroom teacher and the students class to view science from a different perspective.

Family STEM Nights

Join one of our Virtual STEM Nights! Everyone in your family can participate. Activities are appropriate for K-2, 3-5 or 6-8, depending on the session you join.

Board Members

Mr. Kenny Griffin

Retired, Swainsboro Georgia Power Company (Board Chair)

Mr. Carroll Gay

(Vice Chair)

Mr. Cliff Gay

Vice President of Business Affairs, East Georgia State College (Treasurer)

Ms. Harley Smith

East Georgia State College (Secretary)

Dr. Larry Calhoun

Provost, Southeastern Tech

Dr. Noris Price

Superintendent, Baldwin County Schools

Ms. Jean Schwabe

Retired, Sudie A. Fulford Community Learning Center

Mr. Ken Warnock

Swainsboro-Emanuel County Chamber of Commerce

Ms. Denise Warnock

Emanuel County Schools

Dr. Ca'Deisha Cooper

Assistant Superintendent, Candler County Schools

Ms. Stacey Arnold

Jefferson County Schools

Dr. Dawn Cartee

President, East Georgia State College