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GOES offeres workshops in two formats (day and after-school). The schedule for the "day" workshop is outlined below. Both the schedule and the composition of the day will be modified as suggested by the evaluation program

Day Workshop Format

Time Activity
8:30-9:30 Drexel team sets up laboratories and displays
9:30-10:00 -Welcome
-Startling facts and figures
-Introduction to engineering
-An engineering ice breaker
10:00-11:30 Two 45 minute laboratory sessions.

The girls will be organized in 4 groups of 10 - 15 and will rotate through the laboratories (2 in the morning, 2 after lunch).

11:30-12:15 Lunch
12:15-12:45 Presentation by the engineer from industry and discussion
12:45-2:15 Two 45 minute Laboratory sessions.

During the last laboratory session, teachers and parents in attendance will participate in a group discussion where information material will be shared and questions answered.

2:15-2:45 Wrap-up session

This session will include a discussion of high-school courses that are needed to enroll in an engineering program and will conclude with a question-answer period. Participant feedback will be collected as part of the evaluation procedure.

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