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Revolutionary advances in technologies will require computer science professionals who are able to develop innovative software solutions. In order to identify techniques that can lead students to creative insights in their work, we have conducted an ethnographic study of the studio method as enacted in architecture, industrial design (ID), and(More)
This paper presents a mixed methods case study of a middle school mixed-gender team participating in an after-school environmental engineering workshop. The curriculum was part of a STEM program in which youth were engaged in a studio approach to design-based engineering. Data includes video of a girl-boy team working together (both 6th graders) tasked with(More)
Printed by Authority of S t a t e of Illinois. FOREWORD This report is not a laboratory manual. Rather it supplements laboratory manuals by explaining some of the factors involved in making and using coal analyses. Although many details are not covered, I have attempted to discuss the factors I consider most important. No attempt has been made to provide a(More)
Schooling and science education are embedded within larger socio-cultural, political and economic contexts, influenced by global flows of capital, labor, ideas, and images. In this article we consider the ways in which ethnography traces the web of interactions (circuits), in a rural community and the ways that science inquiry was associated with character(More)
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