Challenger Learning Center of Alaska
EducationConvention Center/Facility Rental
Imagine that your visit is the catalyst for tomorrow’s engineers, scientists, pilots, and astronauts right here in Alaska at the Challenger Learning Center. Our mission is to engage Alaskans in dynamic and innovative hands-on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) education through simulated space missions, workshops, team building, professional development, spring & summer camps, homeschool programs, outreach, and free community events. As a statewide educational leader, CLCA has impacted over 50,000 students. Improving our students’ abilities to compete in a global 21st century economy within STEM career fields and increasing Alaska’s workforce development capabilities.
Challenger offers a wide range of rooms for rent, video-conferencing capabilities, dorm rooms, large commercial kitchen, corporate retreats, team building, gift shop, and birthday party packages to the community.
As a non-profit 501(c)3 we rely on individual donors, corporate sponsors and our revenue generating programs such as, facility rentals to bridge the gap between traditional classrooms and career pathways by continuing to provide and developing innovative integrated curriculum through high-fidelity, relevant simulations. Challenger recognizes that nationwide Career Technical Education (CTE) is evolving and necessary for success and vitality in our educational system and future workforce.
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