Engineering and Design

Making for Makers with 3-D printing

A workshop exploring maker education concepts and strategies – from 3D printing to laser cutting and more.

Facilitating Students’ Creativity Through Experimental Design

Led by Pat Connick, Ph.D. We know conducting research builds scientific thinking, but do you find it challenging to incorporate authentic experimental design into your already jammed pack curriculum? This workshop will offer some time saving and effective techniques to build more research and experimental design into your high school STEM classroom? Participants will work

Engineering and Design: From Prototype to Pitch

Led by: Eric Walters Interested in learning more about the engineering and design process and how to incorporate it into your curriculum?  Want to get your students involved with solving “real-world problems” utilizing this design process?   Great news: This workshop is designed to show how to infuse engineering, design thinking and entrepreneurship into your own

Computational Modeling in Physics with Bootstrap/Pyret

This workshop will provide an introduction to the coding program Pyret and explore a framework for teachers to understand how computational thinking can be used as a learning tool in physics.

SPRKing Student Interest in STEM Through Robotics and Coding

In this hands-on workshop, you will explore physics concepts and data collection through some introductory coding activities using the Sphero SPRK+ Robot and the Sphero Edu Lightning Lab App on the iPad.

STEM Expo + Annual Meeting 2018

Please join us for an engaging series of presentations, demos and speakers exploring the future of STEM Education!