Engineering Challenge for the 21st Century Program


For information regarding the Engineering Challenge for the 21st Century Program's Summer Teachers' Dissemination Workshop - 2012 please click here for PDF Link or WORD Link

For additional information, please sendan e-mail to: tech.event21@gmail.com


ec2011For information regarding the Engineering Challenge for the 21st Century Program's Summer Teacher's Workshop - 2011 (click here for details) held at the United States Coast Guard Academy in New London, CT, July 11, 2011 through July 15, 2011. To see a video of what the teachers experienced at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy click here.

For information on the Engineering Challenge for the 21st Century Program's Summer Teacher's Workshop - 2009 (click here for details) held at the United States Coast Guard Academy in New London, CT, July 13, 2009 through July 17, 2009.  Click here to review some of the Teacher's Testimonials.

For information on the Engineering Challenge for the 21st Century Program's Summer Teacher's Workshop - 2008 (click here for details) held at Tunxis Community College in Farmington, CT, July 21, 2008 through July 25, 2008.  Click here to review some of the Teacher's Testimonials.

Click on this image to download Beth Richards discussing the application of DISC to technical writingIn addition to a standard evaluation provided from each participant, the students and teachers atHartford Public High Schoolprovided additional feedback.  To review their comments (click here).  

The videos (highlighted below) were recorded during the Engineering Challenge for the 21st Century Program held at Manchester Community College in April, 2008.  Click here to review Student Testimonials.  The Journal of the Connecticut Business and Industry Association (CBIA) published an article about this particular group of student participants.  To review this article please (click here).

Beth Richards, professor, discusses the application of the DISC Behavioral Model to technical writing. Click on the image to the left to download a video as a Flash file or click here to view as a web page. Click here to review Student Testimonials.

Click on this image to download John Birch Discussing the High "I"

John Birch presents the "High I" profile from DISC Behavioral Model. Click on the image to the left to download a video as a Flash file or click here to view as a web page.  Click here to review Student Testimonials.

John Birch presents the "High S" profile from DISC Behavioral Model. Click on the image to the left to download a video as a Flash file or click here to view as a web page.  Click here to review Student Testimonials.

Several articles have been published regarding the Engineering Challenge for the 21st Century Program and can be referenced here: The Journal of the Connecticut Business and Industry Association, New Britain Herald, Hartford Courant and Hartford Business Journal.

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