Why?  Because this project excites and renews a student's desire to learn.  Why? Because students can develop the real world applied knowledge of teamwork, the most sought after skill employers need right now.   Why?  Because this project gives students another reason to believe in and value themselves in spite of bullying and social media.  Why? Because teachers can participate in a project that gives them a framework for incorporating Project Based Instruction in their classrooms.  Why?  Because adults that participate as Supervisors for this project all say, "I wish I could have done this in elementary school!"