Conversion of Collegiate EPICS to a K-12 Program

  title={Conversion of Collegiate EPICS to a K-12 Program},
  author={Shelley Nation and William Oakes and LeRoy A. Bailey and Jana{\'i}na Heinzen},
  journal={Proceedings Frontiers in Education 35th Annual Conference},
The Engineering Projects in Community Service (EPICS) Program is nationally recognized for teaching engineering design in a service-learning context that brings students and community organizations together through long term partnerships. The tremendous potential for K-12 programs and their own positive undergraduate experience motivated EPICS alumnae to approach a local high school with the concept of starting a high school EPICS program in Bedford, Indiana with support from Crane Naval… CONTINUE READING