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.

The Job Search: Application and Interviewing Strategies for STEM Teachers

Join us for a workshop exploring best practices and strategies for your upcoming STEM teaching job search.

Encouraging Diversity, Inclusion and Recognizing Bias and How it Shapes the STEM Curriculum

In this workshop join educators Jenny Shen and Caroline Doherty for a discussion on how to recognize implicit bias and use it as a lens to frame STEM teaching practices.

A STEAMy Introduction – Building to Code with OpenSCAD

Led by​: Justin Gohde Computer Science. Computational Thinking. STEAM. 3D Printing. Engineering. Spatial Reasoning…. Everyone agrees that these 21st Century Skills are vitally important, but how in the world can schools fit all of this “new” content into their already packed curriculum? This hands-on workshop will introduce participants to a promising solution: ​OpenSCAD, an easy-to-use

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