raft stories

A Bug’s Life

Last August, we did a raftLab immersive learning experience with 25 Ray E. Kilmer Elementary teachers on Cross-Curricular Engineering and how to use the design challenge process to address the problems identified in the novel Hatchet.  We had a lot of fun working with these creative teachers, and they felt the same way! Here are some comments from the post-workshop survey:  It was very enjoyable. I have participated in some STEM type workshops in the past, but most of our staff had not before today. I am so glad they got to engage in these types of activities. They are more motivated to incorporate them, and...