With congressional funding earmarked for education, curriculum leaders and administrators from Central Kitsap School District in Washington state were on the lookout for new materials to support their teaching goals. After seeing success in STEM among teachers who were already using EiE® units in their classrooms, Doug Dowell, STEM Coordinator and Grant Supervisor for CKSD, sought to partner with EiE to expand upon that success district-wide.
Early Childhood STEM Education | Profiles | Implementing EiE | Professional Development | Wee Engineer | Kindergarten | EiE for Kindergarten | Engineering is Elementary | Create a Generation of Problem Solvers | Monday, October 24
Out-of-School time | EiE Resources for Teachers | EiE Teaching Tips | Implementing EiE | Engineering for All | Afterschool/Summer Camp | Create a Generation of Problem Solvers | STEM Implementation | Virtual Learning | Climate Change | NASA | Wednesday, July 20
It’s the anniversary of the moon landing! In 1969, the Apollo 11 mission landed among the stars, marking one giant step for man and a giant leap for mankind. 53 years after the mission, people across the world are once again celebrating the moon landing, the odds that were stacked against it and how it continues to influence spaceflight. This year, here are some space-themed resources and activities to explore to support learning:
EiE Resources for Teachers | Classroom Organization | EiE Teaching Tips | Implementing EiE | Engineering for All | Create a Generation of Problem Solvers | Virtual Learning | Climate Change | EiE Partnership | Tuesday, June 28
We are thrilled to announce our collaboration with Pear Deck™, a student engagement platform providing interactive learning and formative assessment solutions. As part of the collaboration, Pear Deck will offer a series of EiE-developed interactive STEM lessons that support educators in introducing the critical topic of climate change to students in grades 3–8.
Out-of-School time | Implementing EiE | Digital Storybooks | Engineering Everywhere | Afterschool | Afterschool/Summer Camp | Engineering Adventures | Engineering is Elementary | Create a Generation of Problem Solvers | Engineering Activities | Great Outdoors Month | Thursday, June 16
It’s Great Outdoors Month! To inspire students to connect with the world around us, we’ve compiled some of our favorite hands-on STEM resources that encourage students to love the great outdoors and learn about environmental and animal conservation, climate change and more.
Out-of-School time | EiE Resources for Teachers | Implementing EiE | Digital Storybooks | Afterschool/Summer Camp | Create a Generation of Problem Solvers | STEM Implementation | Friday, June 10
Summer is here at last! From Pre-K through post-grad, in classrooms, out-of-school time and during informal learning moments, educators help shape our understanding of the world around us. We couldn’t be more grateful for the work you do and the impact you have — from all of us at EiE, thank you!!