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Nexus Students visit the Capitol with their Future City Model

Chester Boren Middle School students in the gifted program called Nexus were invited to attend STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Day at the Capitol in Jefferson City on March 5, 2020.  Nineteen students displayed one of their team Future City models and took turns answering questions about the Future City competition. During the day, […]

CBMS Nexus students compete in Future City contest

DiscoverE’s Future City competition is a non-profit educational program that asks middle-school students to imagine, design and build cities of the future. Recently on Saturday, January 25, 2020, the Nexus classes at Chester Boren Middle School took their large, tabletop size models illustrating their concept for a future city to Missouri S&T in Rolla, Missouri. […]

Centralia Students Learn Engineering Through City Planning

On Jan. 26, 2019 Chester Boren Middle School students who are enrolled in the gifted program called Nexus participated in the Missouri regional Future City contest at Missouri S&T in Rolla. Future City is a project-based learning program where students in 6th, 7th, and 8th grades imagine, research, design and build cities of the future. […]