The Derby’s STEM-Based Education Program uses the tools and values of Soap Box Derby® racing to introduce Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) to students in an enjoyable, engaging way.The Education Program is designed to provide K-12 educators and students with project- and standards-based, inter-curricular learning opportunities. The Derby’s Education Program includes four exciting opportunities for students and educators to become engaged in an activity that’s Gravity Powered and STEM Driven!
The Columbus Soap Box Derby is hosting free test runs at the Big Run Derby Track on April 1 from 10 AM to 2 PM. Soap Box Derby cars and return trips up the hill will be provided. Also learn more about the Columbus chapter including obtaining mini soap box cars for STEM activities entering a real Soap Box Derby event at http://www.soapboxderby.org/columbus.aspx