EiE Workshops & Professional Development

What is Professional Development?

Our workshops enhance your understanding of engineering concepts, skills, and pedagogy. Read More »

Professional Development in Your School

Can't travel to attend one of our workshops at the Museum of Science, Boston? Ask us to come to you! Read More »

Finding the Right Workshop

EiE offers workshops to meet every need, whether you're new to engineering or an experienced educator. Read More »

Upcoming Workshops

The EIE Curriculum
July 23, 2014 • 8:30 AM to July 25, 2014 • 3:00 PM
Museum of Science, Boston
Cost:
$400 ($450 after July 9, 2014)
Units:
Just Passing Through: Designing Model Membranes, Taking the Plunge: Designing Submersibles
If you’re a professional development provider, this workshop prepares you to facilitate EiE professional development workshops for teachers in your school, district, or state. Like all EiE workshops, our Teacher Educator Institute is hands-on and learner-driven. You’ll develop a deep understanding of the pedagogy and structure of the EiE curriculum. And you’ll take away a large collection of valuable resources to help you facilitate your own EiE workshops.
Audience:
Teacher Educators
The EIE Curriculum
July 29, 2014 • 8:30 AM to July 30, 2014 • 4:15 PM
Marquette University College of Engineering, Milwaukee, WI
Cost:
$350.00
Units:
Thinking Inside the Box: Designing Plant Packages, Just Passing Through: Designing Model Membranes
Get the skills you need to teach the EiE curriculum unit “Thinking Inside the Box: Designing Plant Packages” and "Just Passing Through: Designing Model Membranes" at this professional development workshop offered through the Marquette University College of Engineering (a member of our
Audience:
Teachers
The EIE Curriculum
July 30, 2014 • 8:30 AM to July 31, 2014 • 4:30 PM
Museum of Science, Boston
Cost:
$250 ($300 after July 16, 2014)
Units:
Catching the Wind: Designing Windmills
EiE’s newest workshop for elementary teachers will give you strategies for integrating EiE lessons with the Common Core State Standards for Math, while preparing you to confidently use EiE units with your students.Spend two full days experiencing hands-on activities from the EiE units. You’ll explore examples of activities that provide meaningful math/engineering integration, collaboratively plan your own integration, and leave with resources to help transfer your learning to the classroom.
Audience:
Teachers