IChallengeU is a summer educational opportunity where students develop solutions to real problems submitted by local businesses and community organizations while earning college credit. There are three various levels to accommodate students from Kindergarten to 12th grade.
IChallengeU (9th-12th Grade)
An intense, two week summer exploration opportunity for 9th-12th grade teachers to work with a small group of incoming juniors and seniors to develop solutions to real world issues presented by partnering corporate and community partners.
IChallengeUth (6th-8th Grade)
IChallengeUth is an intense, one week summer exploration opportunity for 6th-8th grade teachers to work with a small group of incoming 7th – 8th grade students to develop solutions to real world issues presented by partnering corporate and community partners.
K-5 Experience (K-5th Grade)
A summer exploration opportunity for a select group of K-5 teachers to guide a small group of incoming 1st-5th grade students through the process of researching, developing, deciding upon, and communicating a new ice cream sundae for a local ice cream shop.
For more information about participating as a local community partner, please contact Nancy Manglos at 616.842.0529.