Published on: August 3, 2018
The Engineering Fellows Program is a unique opportunity for 5th grade teachers to partner with local
professional engineers and University of Nevada engineering students to develop and integrate engineering design
challenges with real-world application into everyday teaching and existing curricula
As a Fellow, you will:
Collaborate with professional engineers and university engineering students
Align instruction with NGSS standards and local industry needs to strengthen workforce pathways
Increase your students’ and your own confidence and awareness of engineering
Design and keep a kit to accompany a lesson you create
Receive a bank of vetted engineering lessons designed by Fellows and accompanying kits valued at $1,000
When: September 2018—March 2019 (See application for details)
Where: Design teams will meet three times at 380 Edison Way, Reno, NV 89502.
Seeking: 5th grade teachers with an interest in expanding access to STEM.
Apply: Please submit the attached application to TGaffney@gov.nv.gov by 5pm Friday, August 24th, 2018.