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Innovative Educators: STARBASE gives kids a 'hands-on' STEM lesson

'Hands-on, minds on' is the program's motto.

BOISE, Idaho — Hands-on, minds on.

That's the motto of STARBASE, a program tailored to fifth-graders offered by the Department of Defense. The lessons focus on STEM learning - science, technology, engineering and math.

The program is making a big difference for the students who travel to Gowen Field classrooms. Click the video above to learn more about STARBASE and the educators behind it.