Resources

This initiative compiles materials that help STEM education leaders create improvements in their classrooms, transform institutions, and advance research.
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Staff Picks

  • Patching Together a Plan for Student Success

    Let us explore where innovative learning environments are best used to make learning more accessible and education more flexible and equitable, complementing t…

  • Advancing Interdisciplinary Undergraduate STEM Education for Increased Workforce Preparation

    How do we engage STEM students in interdisciplinary learning to better prepare them for the workforce? In this workshop, speakers share their experiences desig…

  • Environmental Technology and Data Literacy: Holistic Scientists for 21st Century STEM Careers

    Need: To develop and evaluate innovative methods for promoting discipline-specific data literacy in environmental science among undergraduate STEM students, Sa…

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  • Using a Modularity Analysis to Characterize the Effective Use of Makerspaces

    Need: Makerspaces are a new and impactful tool in the engineering educators’ toolbox. Ensuring these spaces effectively grow and meet their full potential requ…

  • Transforming Student Transfer in STEM

    Engineering programs are under pressure to change in response to numerous external forces, foremost among them the lack of a sufficient number of graduates to …

  • Insights from the First Year of Project # 2044472 “Improving the Conceptual Mastery of Engineering

    This project aims to enhance students’ learning in foundational engineering courses through oral exams. The adaptive dialogic nature of oral exams provides ins…

  • P4E:STEM — Developing DEI Curricular Interventions in Engineering and Computer Science

    Over the past five years, the Partnership for Equity:STEM (P4E:STEM) has been working to develop, implement, and assess diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) …

  • Reimagining energy: A sociotechnical approach to an undergraduate engineering course

    Energy is a foundational concept across engineering disciplines, but it is often introduced to students in notoriously disengaging Thermodynamics courses. Many…

  • Expanding (into) the Field: Incorporating a Field Experience into Classroom Instruction

    This workshop begins by describing an ongoing collaborative IUSE:EHR Exploration and Design Tier project that attempts to enhance engaged student learning by i…

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