As an eighth-grader at Ocoee Middle School, Eachus attended the school’s STEM — Science Technology Engineering and Math Program. He was nominated by his teacher.
Outstanding middle school students from across the nation will be taking part in the forum.
The forum’s mission is to inspire scholars to explore career possibilities in the fields of science, engineering, medicine and technology.
Students who attend the program participate in a broad range of interactive simulations, hands-on workshops and educational site visits to discover the work of today’s professionals in fields such as engineering, health care and environmental science.
Scholars of the program will also learn to develop critical succes skills such as time management, conflict resolution, information analysis, collaboration and public speaking.
NFLF Explore Stem is part of the Envision family of programs which enable students of all ages to explore thier interests and gain learning experiences beyond the classroom.