Scouting with the Ruth Patrick Science Education Center
The Ruth Patrick Science Education has a long history of working with scouting groups. We have rented space for scouting activites, conducted educational activities for scouting groups and provided programs for earning merit bages. If you are interested in more information about scouting activities with the Ruth Patrick Science Education Center, please contact us (see below).
The Ruth Patrick Science Education Center is a cooperative effort between the University of South Carolina Aiken, business, industry, and schools in the Central Savannah River Area. Its programs challenge the present and inspire the future to effect systemic change in science and mathematics education. Its hands-on approach to teaching is designed to help people experience the beauty, the order, and the power of science and mathematics, as well as the interest and fun of discovery.
In order to promote lifelong learning and empower individuals to make informed decisions, the Ruth Patrick Science Education Center uses innovative methods to influence the quality of science and mathematics education, models effective instruction, and enhances students' and teachers' knowledge.
Please direct inquiries to:
Ruth Patrick Science Education Center
USC Aiken, Box 3, 471 University Parkway, Aiken, SC 29801
(803) 641-3313 from Augusta 278-1967 Ext. 3313