CIESE - Center for Innovation in Engineering and Science Education
With collaborative, partner, real time data and primary source
projects, CIESE is well on its way to fulfilling its Mission Statement:
To catalyze and support excellence in teaching and learning of science,
technology, engineering, math and other core subjects....
Implementing 21st Century Skills
This lower elementary "plan for introducing and implementing new technology in a primary classroom" focuses on student instruction. The 24 sessions are scheduled September through March, leaving the final months of the school year for skill building....
Lego Digital Designer
The LEGO® Digital Designer 1.6 (the Software) can be downloaded free for both PC and Mac platforms. Visit the educators page
for ideas on how to stimulate creativity, and engage learners in problem-solving and team-working skills.
Well thought-out, hands-on activities motivate students and create a fertile environment for learning, LEGO Education (LE) combines the motivational advantages of LEGO Education sets with award-winning software and standards-based activity packs that integrate math, science, and technology into engaging hands-on classroom projects.