Category Archives: Engineering Education

The Orbital Mechanic


The Orbital Mechanic (Complete story in one post) Engineering Stories – Short Stories (Realistic Fiction) in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) Come into my office, conference room, and laboratory – Experience my adventures, teams, challenges, thoughts, travels, and sudden insights … Continue reading

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Twitter Chat – Storytelling in STEM


Followers of Engineering Stories, I am Guest Hosting a Twitter Chat discussion with BigBeacon entitled “Storytelling in STEM Education.” I would love to have you join the conversation which will include many individuals interested in STEM. Join the one hour … Continue reading

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Weightless – Part 6


(Continued from Part 5 – These are first drafts of a work in progress) Gregory held a nut with an open wrench inside the box while his father tightened the bolt under the box. “What are these metal things you’re … Continue reading

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Free Engineering Stories


Presently, all Engineering Stories written to-date are available for free pdf download at https://stemstories.wordpress.com (Printed and ebook formats are still available) If there is a story you haven’t read yet, then here is your opportunity. Please pass this link to … Continue reading

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ENGAGE Everyday Examples of Engineering Lesson Plans


They’re not Engineering Stories, but they’re detailed lesson plans being created and used by educators to help students see, feel, and understand engineering, improving STEM teaching in the classroom. It’s called Engage – Everyday Examples in Engineering If you love … Continue reading

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