Innovation in Learning

With traditional classrooms closed, engineering schools forge ahead.

Keeping K-12 students engaged in learning while they are out of the classroom offers an opportunity for engineering faculty to introduce core concepts and enrichment activities to help ignite young people’s interest in STEM. Along with coursework, engineering schools are engaging students with hands-on activities and new methods of online delivery of classes.

Modeling COVID-19: New Forecasts Explore Coronavirus Predictions, Medical Logistics and the Future of Transportation

University of Texas at Austin

SARS-CoV-2, and the COVID-19 disease it causes, only emerged late last year, and its rapid spread around the world has experts racing to find ways to forecast its impact. Several researchers in the Cockrell School of Engineering are putting together models looking at crucial decisions and information surrounding the virus.

Prof. Jon Rogers’ MOOC: Learning Mechatronics by Doing Mechatronics

Georgia Institute of Technology

Without Ever Stepping Foot on the Tech Campus, Aerospace Professor Jon Rogers Finds Innovative Ways for Engineers to Learn

Passion not paused: Student organization perseveres despite remote learning

Purdue University

Student space exploration group makes the most of remote learning time

Instructor lecturing a classroom, photo

K-12 online learning platform from U-Michigan sees dramatic rise in use

University of Michigan

Created last summer as a supplemental tool to make educational resources more widely available to Michigan teachers, Collabrify Roadmap Platform’s use has exploded since the COVID-19 crisis closed schools across the state.

Instructor lecturing a classroom, photo

K-12 online learning platform from U-Michigan sees dramatic rise in use

University of Michigan

Created last summer as a supplemental tool to make educational resources more widely available to Michigan teachers, Collabrify Roadmap Platform’s use has exploded since the COVID-19 crisis closed schools across the state.

Moving K-12 Digital

Online Education