The Mission of Challenger Flight 51-L Continues…

In memory and in keeping with the mission of the 1986 Space Shuttle Challenger 51L crew, the mission of the Challenger Learning Center for Science & Technology (CLCST) is to inspire and fuel academic inquiry, intellect, and imagination in the minds of youth to help strengthen the future of America. Read more

STEM Science & Space Programs

Explore our science, technology and space programs to find one that is perfect for your school and students.


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Book a School Field Trip

Bring your students to explore educational science and simulated space missions


Family Science Nights

Students and parents can enjoy science night every month at Challenger Learning


STEM Summer Camps

Kids can enjoy all day space and science fun during the summer

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Aurora University Takes Over Woodstock Challenger Center

STEPHANIE PRICE – The Challenger Learning Center for Science & Technology will transfer ownership of … Continued

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CLC Featured In The Tribune

Originally posted by aodonovan1, Community Contributor, on the Trib Local website. This winter the 5th grade … Continued

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Middle-schooler chats with former NASA astronaut

LISA KUCHARSKI –   After visiting the Challenger Learning Center for Science & Technology in … Continued

Club Challenger

Join the new after-school program for students in grades 3-5.
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Join us as we take you on a tour of our state-of-the-art educational facility and our dedicated team of staff and volunteers.

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