Taking a Closer Look at EYW Engineering Courses

kristielAll Topics, STEM Education

Taking a Closer Look at EYW Engineering Courses

We’ve discussed the innovative, high school engineering curriculum that the Engineer Your World program provides. You’ve seen how this standards-based program inspires students. Now, let’s take a closer look at the courses offered in this easily accessible, high quality, and affordable program. EYW I: Engineering Design & Analysis  The first course in the program immerses students in authentic engineering practices. This class is … Read More

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Class of 2018: Use Your Student Discount Before Graduation

kristielAll Topics, Student Discount

Class of 2018: Use Your Student Discount Before Graduation

Class of 2018, your future awaits! Congratulations on all you have achieved and best wishes for a successful and happy future. Here’s a quick tip that can save you some money before you make that big leap. Use your student discount to take advantage of big savings on the items you will need as you embark on your future. Act now with … Read More

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Explore Engineer Your World High School Curriculum

kristielAll Topics, STEM Education

Explore Engineer Your World High School Curriculum

Developed by the UTeachEngineering project at the University of Texas at Austin, the Engineer Your World program transforms how engineering is introduced and taught in high schools across the United States and beyond. Engineer Your World fills a national need for a low-cost, design-based engineering program that can be implemented in almost any high school setting, and includes first-rate teacher … Read More

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Engineer Your World: An Innovative High School Curriculum

kristielAll Topics, STEM Education

Transforming how engineering is introduced and taught in high schools across the United States is the purpose of the Engineer Your World program. Nationally, educators need a standards-based program for engineering that is accessible, efficient, affordable, and of high quality. Teachers also need support, the Engineer Your World program meets those needs. Engineer Your World for All Students Engineering should be … Read More

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Find New Ways to Innovate Learning at TCEA 2018

kristielAll Topics, STEM Education

Find New Ways to Innovate Learning at TCEA 2018

Austin, Texas is preparing for the 38th Annual TCEA Convention and Exposition.  This year, the Texas Computer Education Association plans to welcome over 8,000 attendees and 450 exhibitors for this 5-day event. Over 1,000 informative sessions and hands-on educator workshops are scheduled. “Innovate learning. Transform the future.” is the theme for this year’s event that takes place from February 5th-9th. TCEA presents Marlee … Read More

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Do More with your NI myDAQ Data Acquisition Device

kristielAll Topics, National Instruments

Do More with your NI myDAQ Data Acquitision Device

The NI myDAQ is a data acquisition device designed for students. As a tool for introducing engineering concepts and problem-solving, it allows hands-on experimentation. As it is a portable device, it allows for analyzing and measuring live signals in the classroom or wherever you may be. The myDAQ combines easy-to-use software-defined instruments and hardware that you can use as a function generator, … Read More

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Exploring the Toon Boom Learn Portal for Education

Mark PhilippAll Topics, Animation and Storyboarding, Tutorial

Exploring the Toon Boom Learn Portal for Education

Harmony from Toon Boom is an industry standard animation software that’s used for film, television, app, and game development. Toon Boom Animation also offers Storyboard Pro, an easy-to-use platform for crafting detailed storyboards. Both programs are incredibly powerful, which means there is a lot to learn if you want to maximize your productivity. Fortunately, Toon Boom has a free learning … Read More

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Inspire with Engineer Your World for High Schools

kristielAll Topics, STEM Education

Inspire with Engineer Your World Engineering Curriculum Program for High Schools

Created by the UTeachEngineering project at The University of Texas at Austin, Engineer Your World is a unique, project-based high school engineering curriculum. Students learn what engineering is, what engineers do, and the role engineering has in shaping the world around us. Students get an authentic look at how engineering works, both in higher education and the real world. Accessible and … Read More

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Use your Student Discount to Save Money

kristielAll Topics, Student Discount

How to Use your Student Discount to Save Money

It’s time to get back into the swing of things. With a new semester starting, there is a lot on your plate.  Luckily for you, there are some simple and easy ways you can save extra money to help your budget go further as you head back to school.  Let me introduce you to the student discount! What is a … Read More

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