INSGC - Indiana Space Grant Consortium

Brownsburg Challenger Learning Center

Through innovative teaching and learning experiences, the Challenger Learning Center strives to inspire and prepare students for the technological demands of the future. The Center is also a creative force on the educational landscape, an agenda for change, and a source of innovative programs.

The Brownsburg Challenger Learning Center (Map) opened in November of 1994. Located west of Indianapolis, Indiana (Home of the Indy 500), it is the 22nd of 52 Challenger Learning Centers serving the United States, Canada, and Great Britain. http://www.challenger.org

The Brownsburg CLC Building

Challenger Learning Centers were established to honor the 51-L Crew that perished on January 28, 1986 in the Challenger Space Shuttle explosion. The Brownsburg Challenger Learning Center is proud to offer simulated space missions, distance learning programs, teacher training, professional development, enrichment programs and corporate missions.

The Challenger Learning Center uses hands-on, inquiry based activities to engage participants in activities that encourage teamwork, communication, problem-solving and critical thinking skills.

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