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New camp in Worcester explores art, science of invention

WORCESTER – In a region where people have been making things for generations, a new camp makes the case it’s never too early to get the next generation interested in designing, creating and selling inventions. Just as important, said Liz Carlson …
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Camp Invention lets kid learn electronics from the inside out

Taking apart old electronics is like “destroying history,” said 11-year-old Jacob Gasiorowski. “We get to dissemble old parts, like old CD players. I also took apart a radio of some sort and a speaker,” said Gasiorowski, who will be a sixth-grader …
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Kids destroy, rebuild electronics in Camp Invention

It was a parent’s nightmare and a kid’s dream — pieces of computers and stereos throughout the room as young inventors used screwdrivers, hammers and pry bars to take apart electronics equipment. It was all part of the hands-on activities and experiments …
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Camp Invention: Campers learn to design, build, engineer, create

Nicole Cleland, 15, is on the honors track in math and science at Henley High School. She’s considering teaching as a career. She knows how to use tools and how to take apart and reassemble electronics. All this, she said, is due to her time at Camp …
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