The American Society of Civil Engineers is launching a new program during Engineers Week (February 17-25, 2017) titled “Dream Big”. The program is an effort to promote the engineering profession among K-12 students and its centerpiece will be an IMAX movie titled “Dream Big:Engineering our World.” For more information that includes trailers for the movie as well as screening locations, visit: www.asce.org/dream-big/.
Click here for a list of educational hands on activities associated with the Dream Big promotion.
Additionally, the IIT Rice Campus in Wheaton IL will be holding a tech expo to promote engineering among K-6 grade children on Saturday February 25th, 2017. Visit http://appliedtech.iit.edu/stemexpo for more information.