The Engineering Design Process was designed with elementary engineers in mind, but did you know it's useful outside the STEM classroom? When used as a problem-solving tool, the EDP process: Ask, Imagine, Plan, Create, and Improve can be used for just about any question your learners come across!
Engineering Habits of Mind | Early Childhood STEM Education | Early Engineering | Engineering is Elementary | Create a Generation of Problem Solvers | Friday, March 26
Today is #SELDay! We’re excited to celebrate this international day of building bonds and re-imagining communities with you. Studies show that SEL (Social and Emotional Learning) provides many benefits to students—from improved social-emotional skills, well-being and behavior to improved academic outcomes—and these results are long-term and global, with proven positive impact up to 18 years later on academics, conduct problems, emotional distress, and drug use.
Engineering Habits of Mind | EiE Teaching Tips | Professional Development | Create a Generation of Problem Solvers | Friday, March 19
We’re thrilled to bring you a new way to connect with us —become an EiE Ambassador!The EiE Ambassador Program is a collaborative community of passionate people who care about STEM education. We are a diverse, international group that includes educators at all levels as well as administrators and district staff who wish to connect with and support one another as we enrich our knowledge and application of STEM, engineering, computer science pedagogy and instructional practices.
Engineering Habits of Mind | Early Childhood STEM Education | EiE Teaching Tips | Engineering is Elementary | Create a Generation of Problem Solvers | Virtual Learning | Wednesday, February 17
At Mosby Woods Elementary School in Fairfax, Virginia, the STEAM Resource teacher has a few tricks up her sleeve for ensuring her students stay engaged during their enrichment activities.
Engineering Habits of Mind | EiE Teaching Tips | Create a Generation of Problem Solvers | Computer Science | Thursday, November 19
One exciting feature of the Engineering and Computer Science Essentials curriculum is a set of resources focused on the EiE Habits of Mind. Today, we’ll examine two of those resources: Lesson-Specific Habits and Habits of Mind Discussion Prompts.