Welcome to CEEO Blog!

We are excited to welcome you to the revival of the CEEO newsletter. This newsletter will be used to share a few of the highlights of all the amazing projects and programs happening at the CEEO. We’d love to hear from you too. Send pictures, updates or videos to ceeo@tufts.edu, and we’ll work to include them in future newsletters.

CEEO Alum Co-Authors New Book on Early STEM Education

Kristen Wendell, CEEO alumna and Assistant Professor of Education at UMASS Boston, recently co-authored the book Engaging Young Engineers: Teaching Problem-Solving Skills through STEM. Focused on early childhood (birth to age 5), the book offers theoretical and practical resources for parents...

Online Classes in Engineering Education for Teachers

OKEE.TUFTS.EDU The CEEO is excited to announce a new way to share our approach to K-12 engineering education. This month we’ve launched a new graduate-level program for teachers that helps to prepare them to engage in innovative, hands-on, design projects in their classroom. The Online K-12...

Engineering Inquiry for All at Nedlam’s Workshop

April 21, 2015 by Daniel Wise When Malden High School principal Dana Brown invited Brian Gravel, Tufts’ Director of Elementary Education and CEEO alumnus, and CEEO faculty to see what could be done to reinvent his school’s large and semi-abandoned woodshop last spring, everyone was excited...

Alien Invaders & French Fries: Robotics at Tufts Fall 2014

April 21, 2015 by Merredith Portsmore Continuing the long-standing tradition of CEEO-inspired robotics courses, Ethan Danahy and Chris Rogers taught two dynamic hands-on classes this fall for first-year and upperclass engineering students. With the new LEGO EV3 technology to...

CEEO Partnership with Malden’s Linden STEAM Academy

April 21, 2015 by Elissa Milto Beginning this January, the CEEO began a partnership with the Linden STEAM Academy in Malden. The Linden STEAM Academy is an innovation school for grades K-8. We wanted to work with Principal Richard Bransfield and the teachers at Linden because they have...