July 18, 2018, San Jose – Filled with more than 5,900 pounds of cargo and research materials, Space Mission 12 was captured by crewmembers and attached to the International Space Station (ISS) for its month long stay. Aboard this orbiting space lab is an experiment devised, developed and submitted by a team of Discovery Charter School middle school girls.
Civic engagement empowers citizens to change or make a difference in their
quality of life through both political and non-political processes. Participating
in civic activities requires working together, as well as developing a combination of knowledge, skills, ethics and motivation needed to make a difference.