Teaching 3D Spatial Skills Workshop
with Dr. Sheryl Sorby
June 1-2, 2017
- A review of the relevant research findings regarding the impact of spatial skills training for improved STEM outcomes
- Hands-on instruction with the curriculum developed by Dr. Sorby that is designed to help students develop their 3D spatial skills
Participants will learn key strategies for helping their students to develop their 3D spatial skills. These strategies can be readily implemented in K12 and university classrooms to help students, especially females, improve their 3D spatial skills.
Provided by: Center for STEM Education for Girls and The McGehee School
Location: The McGehee School, 2343 Prytania St., New Orleans, LA, 70130
Registration Fee: $300
Deadline: May 7, 2017 (though early registration is preferred to ensure lunch choices and space available)
Flyer: Click here to download
Dr. Sheryl Sorby is a Professor in the Engineering Education and Innovation Center at The Ohio State University and Professor Emerita of Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics at Michigan Technological University. She has served as Program Director within the Division of Undergraduate Education at the National Science Foundation. Her research interests include graphics and visualization. She has been the principal investigator or co-principal investigator on more than $15M in external funding for educational projects and is the author of more than sixty journal publications and seven textbooks.