Students at N.J. elementary school tackle engineering problems

Verona Elementary School in New Jersey has introduced an engineering-design class that focuses on real-world problems, such as how to provide clean drinking water on a wide scale. Students will conduct experiments on water flow and learn about water-treatment systems and conservation methods. "My goal is that when they're older and choose careers, I at least want them to be aware of [engineering] and how it works so they have options," said Larry Siegel, who teaches the class.

View Full Article in: (Hackensack, N.J.) (free registration)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Senior ELL Technical Assistance and Curriculum Specialist (8270)
American Institute for Researcher
Chicago, IL
Senior Researcher (8194)
American Institute for Researcher
Washington, DC
Technical Assistance Associate (8330)
American Institute for Researcher
Chicago, IL
Technical Assistance Consultant (8336)
Chicago, IL
Director of Professional Services
Engaging Schools, Inc.
Cambridge, MA