ERIC Number: EJ1099540
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2016
Abstractor: As Provided
Teaching Construction: A Design-Based Course Model
Love, Tyler S.; Salgado, Carlos A.
Technology and Engineering Teacher, v75 n8 p22-28 May-Jun 2016
The focus on construction in T&E education has drastically changed. This article presents a series of topics and design-based labs that can be taught at various grade levels to integrate STEM concepts while also increasing students' overall awareness of construction and structural technologies.
Descriptors: Scientific Concepts, Engineering Technology, Engineering Education, Design, Construction Industry, Technological Literacy, Units of Study, Learning Activities, Course Objectives, Educational Resources, STEM Education, Safety Education, Career Development, Teaching Methods
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: Higher Education
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