Article: Wire those sensors! Save that turtle!

Wire those sensors! Save that turtle!
The Hechinger Report
In America’s push for STEAM education, engineering is at the heart of the acronym, but it’s largely missing from elementary school classrooms. The goal of Novel Engineering is to bolster reading comprehension through hands-on projects while teaching students the engineering process and linking it to the human problems it helps fix. The Novel Engineering initiative is led by researchers at Tufts University, in which engineering challenges are plucked from the plots of assigned books, was developed at Tuft’s Center for Engineering Education and Outreach (CEEO), is backed by the National Science Foundation.

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