Welcome to the Drexel University GK-12 Project



This project supports the pairing of Drexel graduate PhD students with local high school teachers through academic fellowship to enhance the math and science education of high school students through the context of the National Academy of Engineering (NAE) Grand Challenges www.engineeringchallenges.org while concurrently illustrating the global nature nsflogo1 3-D.tif

of these societal issues. The high school students and K-12 Teachers gain an appreciation for the science and mathematics concepts in an applied, real world context.  Concurrently, K-12 Fellows become knowledgeable in pedagogy through direct application of their technical/scientific expertise in the context of the classroom setting, interaction with the Teacher, and mentoring students.

  • Team Members Attend GK-12 Annual Meeting Several members of the Drexel GK-12 NAE Project team recently attended the 2010 GK-12 Annual Meeting in Washington DC.  Drs. Fontecchio and Fromm, as well as Miss. Jessica ...
    Posted Mar 27, 2010, 2:54 PM by Adam Fontecchio
  • Drexel University Awarded NSF STEM GK-12 Grant!  Drexel University College of Engineering is pleased to announce that Dr. Adam Fontecchio (PI) of the Electrical & Computer Engineering (ECE) along with Drs. Eli Fromm, Youngmoo Kim, Anthony Lowman and ...
    Posted Mar 27, 2010, 2:56 PM by Adam Fontecchio
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