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The Orbital Mechanic - NGSS Aligned Version for Grades 6-8

For teachers of K6-8. Science and Engineering Practices in the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS). In The Orbital Mechanic, a solar flare knocks a space probe off course endangering a costly mission. 140 more words

K-12

Engineering is about serving People

“Engineers solve problems in complex real-world situations; they design new systems and strategies to adapt to changing times; they make structures and products more user-friendly, responding to the real needs of communities and people. 29 more words

Problem Solving

Engineering is more than Math and Science

I am reading a new book on Engineering Education called, A Whole New Engineer. My years of professional experience give me cause to agree with many of their conclusions and propositions. 190 more words

Engineering Education

B&K Precision donates lab equipment to California college

B&K Precision, a Yorba Linda, Calif., manufacturer and distributor of precision test and measurement instruments, has outfitted the test benches in an electrical and computer engineering lab at… 112 more words

Business Briefs

7 Missing Basics of Engineering

In my 12th year of coaching college engineering students, I concur with David Goldberg in his assertion that engineering students are missing eight skills critical to being a complete, effective, and whole engineer. 34 more words

Engineering Education

Engineering Stories Interview in Major Online Magazine

http://eandt.theiet.org/news/2014/oct/engineering-stories.cfm

I was honored to be interviewed by Engineering and Technology Magazine recently regarding my Engineering Stories. Their vision is, “Working to engineer a better world,” and ┬átheir Mission is, “To inspire, inform and influence the global engineering community, supporting technology innovation to meet the needs of society.” I hope that my stories can contribute to these objectives. 28 more words

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