The academy partners include the Eau Claire School District, Eau Claire County 4-H, and The Society of Manufacturing Engineers.
EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU)--Some kids in the Eau Claire area are learning about engineering and technical skills in a fun way.
This week is the annual 4-H Gateway Academy at Northstar Middle School. The day camp includes hands-on activities to introduce middle schoolers to engineering concepts and careers.
Some of the topics include robotics, aeronautics and computer design. There's also a field trip to technological sites in the area.