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IEA Academy

IEA Academy provides students in Kindergarten through 8th grade with advanced enrichment classes that promote exploration and application of knowledge. Courses provide compelling content and appropriate challenges taught at a flexible pace with small classes by highly qualified, dedicated professionals.

 

 

Fall 2018 Session

September 10 – December 8, 2018

Early Bird Registration Deadline ($20 Discount): August 8, 2018
Regular Registration Deadline: August 27, 2018

Classes meet once a week.

Day Time Class Name Age

Monday

2:15-3:45pmMyths & Monsters 9-12

Monday

2:45-3:45pmThinking Toolbox: Pre-Logic and Reasoning for Young Learners 6-9

Monday

4:00-5:30pmNewton: Forces in Motion6-9

Monday

4:00-5:30pmWeb Design II: Form and Function9-12

Monday

4:00-5:30pmAnd Then What?! Improv 101 (Cancelled)12-14

Tuesday

2:30-3:30pmSTEAM Building: Creative Constructs (This class is held at Sierra Madre Elementary School.)Grades 3-5

Tuesday

4:00-5:30pmScience in Action II6-9

Tuesday

4:00-5:30pmFrom Dust to Dawn: Constructing the History of the Universe9-12

Tuesday

4:00-5:30pmTake Shape: 3-D Design and Printing (Cancelled)12-14

Wednesday

10:00-11:00amEtymology: The Where, When and Why of Words6-9

Wednesday

10:00-11:30amThe Iliad: An Epic Journey9-12

Wednesday

10:00-11:30amRocket to Calculus12-14

Wednesday

12:00-1:30pmStar Wars: The Hero's Journey6-9

Wednesday

12:00-1:30pmWe The People: The American Constitution9-12

Wednesday

12:00-1:30pmStatistics: False or Factual? (Cancelled)12-14

Wednesday

2:00-3:30pmMythology of Many Lands6-9

Wednesday

2:00-3:30pmKing George: What Was His Problem?9-12

Wednesday

2:00-3:30pmThat's History! Historiographical Perspectives12-14

Wednesday

4:00-5:30pmEnvironmental Defenders6-9

Wednesday

4:00-5:30pmIt's Electrifying! Fueling the Future
(NAGC award-winning curriculum by Shelagh Gallagher.)
9-12

Wednesday

4:00-5:30pmAristotle: Chasing the Philosopher (Cancelled)12-14

Thursday

4:00-5:00pmPrimary Math II6-9

Thursday

4:00-5:30pmTesla: Coils, Conductors, and Communication9-12

Thursday

4:00-5:30pmCSI: Forensic Science (Cancelled)12-14

Friday

11:00am-12:00pmInventioneers6-9

Friday

11:00am-12:30pmAlgebraic Applications9-12

Friday

11:00am-12:30pmIn the Loop: Building With Electrical Circuits (Cancelled)12-14

Friday

1:00pm-2:30pmRheology: It's a Matter of Flow (Cancelled)6-9

Friday

1:00pm-2:30pmFerret It Out!
(Using NAGC award-winning curriculum by Shelagh Gallagher.)
9-12

Friday

1:00pm-2:30pmMarine Biodiversity12-14

Friday

3:00-4:30pmBiology of Me (Cancelled)6-9

Friday

3:00-4:30pmMock Trial: Order in the Court!9-12

Saturday

10:00-11:30amPage One: Creative Writing6-9

Saturday

10:00-11:30amProgramming with Python9-12

Saturday

10:00-11:30amDungeons and Dragons 12-14

Saturday

12:00-1:30pmMicrobiology6-9

Saturday

12:00-1:30pmElectronics and Arduino I9-12

Saturday

12:00-1:30pmNeuroplasticity12-14

Saturday

2:00-3:30pmRube Goldberg: Machines and Mazes6-9

Saturday

2:00-3:30pmUrban Design: Cities of the Future9-12

Saturday

2:00-3:30pmVideo Game Development and Design12-14

 

 

Spring 2019 Session

January 28 – April 22, 2019

Early Bird Registration Deadline ($20 Discount): December 12, 2018
Regular Registration Deadline: January 14, 2019

Classes meet once a week.

To be notified when information about new Academy sessions becomes available, please sign up for our email list and indicate an interest in Academy.

Tuition

Tuition ranges from $350-$650 per course depending on time of year and class type.

Refer a family and they will receive $25 off Academy tuition. For every family you refer, you will receive $10 off your child’s tuition (limit up to 5 families). Both referring and referred students must be enrolled in the same session.

Sibling discounts of $25 each are available, as well as multiple class discounts.

Scholarships

Scholarships are available for qualified families in need. To inquire about financial assistance, please contact us at academy@educationaladvancement.org.

Payment

Tuition may be paid by Visa, MasterCard, or check (made payable to Institute for Educational Advancement).

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