High School Teachers Workshop

July 30 — August 1, 2013 CANCELLED


This interactive, three-day event offers participants hands-on learning experiences where fun, challenges, and teaching skills interact.

Widener is looking for high school teachers, guidance counselors, and administrators who are interested in:

  • Increased awareness of engineering as an exciting career.
  • Understanding the engineering curriculum and the profile of prospective students.
  • Discovering new hands-on and virtual projects to enhance their teaching skill set.

Teachers Workshop Flyer for 2013 Workshop

This workshop qualifies for Pennsylvania Act 48 and non-credit continuing education units from other states (up to 18 CEUs).

Activities

  • Robotics Lab
  • Bottle Rockets Launch
  • Bridge Design
  • Water Tower Competition
  • Profile of Prospective Engineering Students
  • Student Panel Discussion
  • Practicing Engineers Panel
  • Guest Industry Speakers
  • Lab Tours

Lodging and Meals

  • Modern dorm rooms
  • Internet access (wireless)
  • Breakfast and Lunch provided

For more information please contact Rudy Treichel by phone: 610-499-1294 or email: rjtreichel@widener.edu