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
|8:30-9:30||Drexel team sets up laboratories and displays|
-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).
|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.
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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