CANCELED: STEM Thinking: Class content applied in the real world (Kent ISD STEM at the GVSU BrainSTEM event) (Course # 17CR0916)

Date(s): 9/16/2017 
Time: 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Registration open through 9/14/2017 6:00 AM EST


50 seats currently available.



The registration period has closed for this event.


Course Description


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Creating engaging STEM curriculum that connects industry skills with academic standards. Examples of how to use STEM activities that reflect problem solving skills used in real careers.


Note: This course is aligned with the School Improvement Framework



Ebiri Nkugba; Rick Mushing

Ebiri is an active commercial pilot and flight instructor holding industry certifications as an aircraft and electronics technician. Before taking the STEM Consultant position, he served as Kent ISD’s Avionics and Maintenance Instructor.

In his role as a STEM consultant for the Kent Intermediate School District, Rick Mushing provides STEM curriculum training, development and implementation services for K-12 educators. Mr. Mushing’s prior experience includes 6 years teaching Pre-Engineering and Architecture to 11-12 grade students, 3 years as a Global Engineering Consultant, and 18 years as the Vice President of a local Engineering firm. His background includes business management, engineering design and software development. Mr. Mushing has received numerous industry awards and technical certifications.

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Course Cost

There is no cost for this course.

Credit Information

Course: Hours - 1



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