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IEEE and IBM have created a new Web site that combines information on engineering careers with interactive activities.

 

 

Purpose of TryEngineering.org

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Intended for pre-university students, parents, teachers, school counselors, and the general public, TryEngineering.org lets visitors explore how to prepare for an engineering career, ask experts engineering-related questions, and play interactive games. 

 
 

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What can you find on TryEngineering.org?

TryEngineering.org helps to demystify engineering with sections such as:

  • Life of an Engineer: Various profiles of real-life engineers highlight what an average work day can be like.
  • Become an Engineer: Students can learn how to prepare for a career in engineering.
  • Ask an Expert: Visitors can browse answers to engineering-related question answered by an engineering undergraduate student or an engineer.
  • Find a University: Visitors can search for accredited engineering and engineering technology degree programs in Canada and the United States.
  • Play Games: Children can try virtual activities that introduce them to basic engineering concepts.
  • Lesson Plans: Teachers can download free lesson plans that are aligned with national U.S. education standards on a variety of topics, such as building a robot arm, electric motors, and Ohm's Law.
 
 

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Contact information

For inquiries and suggestions, contact pre-university@ieee.org.

TryEngineering.org is brought to you by:

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