About SpaceKids Global
To inspire elementary students in STEAM+ EDUCATION; Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics + Environment; ensuring girls are equally represented.
To educate and actively engage a national audience of elementary school students in STEAM+ Environment activities, that introduce kids to the diversity of careers in space exploration and technology.
There are 3.5 million STEM jobs that need to be filled by 2025 in the United States.* Studies show that if children aren't exposed to math and science at an age of seven, they'll lose interest. SpaceKids Global is on a mission to ensure every child is ready to enter the space age.
Sharon Hagle, entrepreneur and astronaut, founded SpaceKids Global™ in 2015 with the mission to inspire STEAM+ Environment Education, with the goal of bringing the possibility of space to children.
Sharon shares her journey to space and introduces students through speaking engagements at schools, nonprofit youth organizations, science centers, universities and space organizations. To date, Sharon has reached over 480,000+ students globally.