What is the Challenger Learning Center for Science & Technology?

The video below explains who we are and why we’re here!


Teacher Training

Ensure a great mission by scheduling your training and gain valuable insights into incorporating the Challenger Lesson Plans with your classroom instruction, for an experience that is out of this world! Training is usually the first Wednesday of every month!  Call us to sign up over the phone or email challengercenter@aurora.edu.


Funds for Field Trips

The following links will take you to grants that you can apply for in order to help offset the cost of the field trip if need be. There are also other resources here that can aid you in finding funds.


Target Field Trip Grant

AIAA Classroom Grant

Donors Choose

Adopt a classroom


Raytheon Math Scholarships and Grants


Open-Ended Grants

Westinghouse Nuclear Grant 


Support CLCST

AmazonSmile Program

  • You can support CLCST every time you shop on Amazon at no cost to you! Simply shop via smile.amazon.com and select Challenger Learning Center for Science & Technology as the organization that you want to support. Then, make your purchases! When you do this, 0.5% of everything that you spend will go to CLCST. We appreciate your support!