Prime Time Offers STEAM Opportunities in Out-of-School Time Programs

Bring STEAM to Your Afterschool Program this Spring

This spring Prime Time's STEAM training series will be back and better than ever! Participants will learn and practice engaging activities that explore the worlds of science, technology, engineering, arts and math. This series will boost practitioners’ confidence in science knowledge, demonstrates activities that link youth development strategies and intentional STEAM learning opportunities and guides participants in implementing STEAM in their program that is easy and effective. All participants receive trainer observations and coaching/feedback sessions

CEUs: Upon successful completion of this training, the participant will earn 20 clock hours (2 CEUs) of training.

Incentive: STEAM resource pack (value $100) upon successful completion.

Stipend: $180 for the successful completion of the training series in its entirety.

STEAM Training Schedule

All cohort trainings are scheduled for the following Fridays from 9:00-11:00 a.m.

  • STEAM 1: Thursday, February 1, 2024
  • STEAM 2: Thursday, February 15, 2024
  • STEAM 3: Thursday, February 29, 2024
  • STEAM 4: Thursday, March 14, 2024
  • STEAM 5: Thursday, March 28, 2024
  • STEAM 6: Thursday, April 11, 2024

Questions? Please contact Patricia Sasson, / 561-600-9547.

Meet a Scientist - Virtual Experience

Designed with afterschool groups in mind, the Meet a Scientist series is hosted by the Scientist in Every Florida School and partners like The Boys and Girls Club of Martin County and Prime Time Palm Beach County. Meet a Scientist zoom sessions are highly informative 30-minute peeks inside of some of the most fascinating fields and careers in science today. Geared for K-8 learners, yet open to all ages, this series lets children and youth ask inquisitive questions of the scientist.


Tropical Plants of Florida and the Caribbean

Tuesday, January 30, 4:30 - 5:00 p.m.



Tropical Fishes and Sealife

Thursday, February 22, 4:30 - 5:00 p.m.



Kingdom of Fungi

Thursday, March 28, 4:30 - 5:00 p.m.



Earthquakes and Tectonics

Thursday, April 25, 4:30 - 5:00 p.m.


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"Dad, it is so cool and looks so beautiful. You have to take a look!"

– Youth in attendance at Prime Time's STEAM Family Night on September 8, 2022

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STEAM Professional Development Specialist


Expanded Learning Opportunities – STEAM

Prime Time strives to provide youth in grades 3-8 with a wide range of hands-on learning experiences. In partnership with local content expert organizations, Prime Time makes available providers focused on science, technology, engineering, arts and math (STEAM) to eligible afterschool and summer programs. In 2022-2023, Prime Time STEAM providers offered 14,017 learning experiences that…