Archive for October, 2010

Students really, “Dig It”, at Carlisle-Foster’s Grove Elementary

It was an exciting morning for the 1st grade students at Carlisle-Foster’s Grove Elementary School in Spartanburg, SC!  Asteroid Andy, scientist with High Touch High Tech, delivered the “Dig It’” program in which students got to pan for gemstones and perform all kinds of interesting and FUN geological tests on the gemstones they found. Students […]

Reaching New Heights

Recently, HTHT franchisees came from all over and descended on Asheville, North Carolina. The occasion was the Reaching new Heights 2010 Franchise Conference held at the Renaissance hotel in Asheville August 26-29, 2010.  Some franchisees traveled great distances from their home territories. Some came from Seoul, South Korea, Vancouver, Canada, Chicago, Houston, Boston, Florida, Georgia, […]

Teacher Workshop at Channels for Child Care Advancement

Our very own Daniel Shaw, National Program Director of High Touch High Tech, conducted an exciting science workshop for local teachers. This workshop took place at the Western Regional Early Childhood Education Conference Sponsored by Channels for Child Care Advancement and Buncombe County Child Care Services in Asheville, NC. It was so well received that High […]

Sky High Volcano

During a recent Super Science birthday party provided by Biology Brad from High Touch High Tech of the San Francisco Bay Area, birthday boy Joe erupted a volcano that went sky high! The birthday party took place in Concord, CA and the volcano erupted 6 feet high – twice the height of the birthday boy! […]

Creepy, Crawlie Roaches

WOW – look what our “Rocket Ryan” Paskow, Scientist from High Touch High Tech of Northern Charlotte, has to say about this amazing photo op ! “I recently visited Springfield Elementary School in Fort Mill, SC to offer our “Get Buggy” program. Knowing that I was going to be learning with fourth graders, I wanted […]


During a recent visit with our partners at Beaches Resorts by Sandals, located in Negril, Jamaica, we participated in the Volcanoes Program where a world record volcano eruption took place! Check out that eruption! This incredible eruption resulted in “oohs” and “aahs” and “wows” throughout the crowd of participants and onlookers. To learn more about our partnership opportunities […]

NOAA and Global Fever

High Touch High Tech is excited to present our Global Fever program at the NOAA headquarters in Silver Spring, Maryland today! Dinosaur Dan will be presenting the hands-on Global Fever experience to approximately 70 scientists and administrators. The presentation will also be simulcast on the OneNOAA Science Seminar which NOAA scientists and educators from all over the world […]

Energy Ed and Micro Grants

Thank you to the Asheville City Schools Foundation for giving High Touch High Tech a shout out to all their teachers recently! There are some grants that are available to teachers and the foundation was kind enough to suggest HTHT as a way to use the funds. What a great way to supplement science in […]

Entrepreneur Franchise 500

YEAH! High Touch High Tech was recently ranked 456th in the January 2010 issue of Entrepreneur Franchise 500 Magazine! What a way to kick start the new year! Way to go!!!

Children’s Health Expo

It was a great turnout at the Children’s Health and Harmony Expo in Asheville on Sunday December 6. High Touch High Tech had a booth set up with some really neat science items along with a demo of Space Mud! About 60 kids had the opportunity to make this ooey, gooey, sticky stuff!! What a […]