Inquiry-Based Engineering

23 results.

July 24, 2019 Reflections from Science on the Grand

I’ll be honest, I had no idea what to expect when I helped staff the Science on the Grand conference this year. Unlike most members…

July 10, 2019 Secrets, Clues, and the Art of Teaching

Everyone loves a good secret. The allure of hidden knowledge has a way of sharpening our minds and drawing us into a world of mystery.…

April 17, 2019 Bringing the Field to the Classroom with Becky Schnekser

The mission of the Van Andel Education Institute is to bring hands-on, comprehensive learning to classrooms across the country, while also empowering teachers with the…

January 9, 2019 PE’s Are for Me

You have to admire videogames. Regardless of their console, genre, or style, every videogame has to accomplish two things in order to be successful: They…

July 11, 2017 When STEM Isn't STEM

Thanks to more publicity of international tests such as PISA and TIMMS, most Americans are now keenly aware that the United States’ test scores lag…

December 15, 2016 Whose Dream Is This Anyway?

The tables have turned on us. When we grew up, there were clearly defined and long-held notions of what success looks like. We had a…

November 10, 2016 Inquiry-Based Instruction: The Abridged Version

It's an exciting time to be in education. Never has there been such a push toward creating classrooms where curiosity, creativity, and critical thinking…