Dekalb Christian Home Educators

National Society of Black Engineers Jr.

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Teacher: Jenelle Davis
Date/Time: Monday - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Room: Online
Departments: Elementary, Middle School, High School
Grade Level: 6-10 years old, 11-14 years old, 15-18 years old

DESCRIPTION: The National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE) is one of the largest student-governed organizations based in the United States. NSBE, founded in 1975, supports and promotes the aspirations of collegiate and pre-collegiate students and technical professionals in engineering and technology.  With more than 600 chapters and more than 24,000 active members in the U.S. and abroad, NSBE’s mission is “to increase the number of culturally responsible black engineers who excel academically, succeed professionally and positively impact the community." NSBE Jr provides activities to help students discover firsthand how engineering and technology relate to the world around them and discover the excitement of academic excellence, leadership, technical development and teamwork. The DCHE NSBE Jr Chapter is also a registered MATHCOUNTS National Math Club Chapter (awarded Gold Level - Excellence in their inaugural 2021-2022 year). During our inaugural year, Future Engineers earned the following awards: CyberPatriot, Hour of Code, and Amazon Future Engineer.  This Chapter is Advised by Jenelle Davis.

AGES: 6-18


  • NSBE National Membership Fee = $5.00 (Payable to NSBE National; More information will be provided to students once it becomes available)


2022-2023 ACTIVITIES:

September 26, 20223:00PM ETVirtualZoomKickoffOfficer Election, Membership, T-Shirt Design, Topics of Interest
October 31, 20223:00PM ETVirtualZoomPhysicsMIT Physicist Dr. Jason L. Barrow
November 14, 20221:00PM ETVirtualHopinMechanical Engineering (National Robotics Week)Amazon Fulfillment Center Tour (download forms below)
December 5, 20222:00PM ETVirtualZoomNational Computer Science WeekHour of Code
January 20, 20229:30AM ETIn-PersonDekalb Christian Home Educators @
Stone Mountain First UMC
5312 W Mountain St
Stone Mountain, GA 30083
Science FairDCHE 32nd Annual Science/STEM Fair
February 6, 20233:00PM ETVirtualZoomBlack History STEM FiguresFuture Engineers will Present on Historical Black STEM Figures
March xx, 2023 (Exact Date TBD)3:00PM ETIn-PersonDekalb Christian Home Educators @
Stone Mountain First UMC
5312 W Mountain St
Stone Mountain, GA 30083
Atlanta Science FestivalSTEM Professional Classroom Visit
April xx, 2023 (Exact Date TBD)3:00PM ETIn-PersonGeorgia Institute of Technology
Van Leer Building, Room 261
777 Atlantic Dr NW
Atlanta, GA
National Robotics WeekGaTech Field Trip to Robotarium

File Attachments:   Amazon_FTC_Elementary.pdf (235 KB)
Amazon_FTC_Elementary2.pdf (426 KB)
Amazon_FTC_Middle_School.pdf (186 KB)