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A DiscoverE Program
January 19, 2019
Archbishop Carroll High School
211 Matsonford Road
Radnor, PA 19087
Downingtown Middle School takes home 1st Place in the 2019 Future City Philadelphia Competition!
Photos from the 2019 Future City Philadelphia Competition
|Watch Kelly’s Classroom, that aired on Tuesday Morning, January 15th, on Fox29 for Bob Kelly’s special feature on Future City Philadelphia!|
Teachers, mentors, and students enjoyed a morning filled with activities, learning, and moving parts workshop hosted at SAP America Inc.
Past Future City Philadelphia winners had their models on display while Universities and Engineering firms and societies from throughout the Philadelphia region put on demonstrations
showcasing their organizations.
Click for speaker videos and presentation decks as well as information from the moving parts workshop.
|The mission of the DiscoverE Future City Competition is to provide a fun and exciting educational engineering program for middle school students that combines a stimulating engineering challenge with a "hands-on" application to present their vision of a city of the future.|
|The Philadelphia Regional Future City Competition is a 501.c.3 educational outreach program of DiscoverE. We are one of 39 regional programs conducted throughout the country with the goal to introduce middle school students to the engineering profession. The Future City Program continues to be on the National Association of Secondary School Principals' National Advisory List of Student Contests and Activities.|
|The Philadelphia Regional Competition draws schools from Philadelphia and surrounding counties including the Lehigh Valley, Southern New Jersey and Delaware. Students from middle schools and after school programs in the region form teams consisting of 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students who work with a teacher and an engineer mentor from September to January.|
|Competition Overview||Schools Registered||Volunteer Opportunities|
|National Future City Competition||Past Competitions||Future City Philadelphia Steering Committee|
2008 Philadelphia inductees
into the Future City Hall of Fame
Philadelphia Future City
In The News
For Web site Information see Steering Committee
Photo credit: Greater Philadelphia Tourism Marketing Corporation.