Engineering outreach is an opportunity to create positive engineering experiences for kids. We want to connect kids to feelings of joy, wonder, excitement and curiosity when they think about engineering.
Contest set kids against each other....
Bridge Building Competitions
We are confusing them by teaching them to value winning over excellence. As if, the only way to do something is to outdo others.
Click through to read more about some thoughts we shared recently on the use of competitions for STEM outreach.