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Educator Voice: Finding purpose in invention during the COVID-19 pandemic

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Doug Scott testing out one of The Shield Team 2020’s face shields.   by Doug Scott, engineering teacher, Hopkinton High School, Hopkinton, Mass. The Shield…read more

18 lesson plans teaching the power of invention

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Learn how inventions are solving problems around the world and then have students design their own inventions that help their communities. Continue reading

Lesson plan: Design an invention to keep first responders safe

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As first responders keep our communities safe, learn how to help keep them safe through new inventions. Continue reading

Student inventors solve real-world problems at Eurekafest

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Use this NewsHour lesson to learn how “invention education” is helping students to solve real-world problems. Continue reading

Lesson plan: How inventions will land humans on Mars

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Using the invention process, students will explore solutions to some of the problems facing the Mars mission and decide whether or not they are on board with expanding humankind’s reach in the universe. Continue reading

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