Engineers are invaluable to our world, identifying challenges, then designing life-changing solutions. Engaging youth in authentic engineering practices develops an engineering mindset–a powerful learning tool that helps ALL youth become stronger learners. Join this workshop to: learn the ten practices of an engineering mindset, experience the practices in a hands-on activity, and reflect on how you can deploy these principles wherever you teach to create more equitable learning environments.
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- Learn and understand ten practices of an engineering mindset, through examples, resources, and a hands-on activity.
- Connect practices to instruction in K-12 classrooms, afterschool, and summer programs. Participants receive access to free engineering curricula.
- Reflect on how engineering practices can meet the needs of all learners and be introduced into existing activities and curricula.
- Christine Cunningham, Professor of Practice in Education and Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University
Christine Cunningham, Professor Of Practice In Education And Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University
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