Lukas has 11 years experience as a K-5 teacher and engineering curriculum developer. He has spent the past 5 years as a staff developer at a magnet school with engineering and mathematics focus. Lukas consults with schools around the country, providing teacher professional development, curriculum development, and coaching. He has recently been published in Science & Children (Elephant Trunks & Dolphin Tails: Engineering for Animals, Dec 2104) and Teaching Children Mathematics (STEM Gives Meaning to Mathematics, Mar 2015).
Integrated engineering curriculum teaches children to collaborate, communicate, and solve problems creatively. Engineering 'levels the playing field' for all kids while making learning fun.
National Board Certified Teacher (2009) Articles published in Teaching Children Mathematics (Mar 2015) and Science & Children ( Dec 2014)
M.A., Elementary Mathematics & Science Education, University of South Florida (2008) B.S., Elementary Education, University of South Florida (2004)
Visit the Underage Engineers website http://lukashefty.wix.com/underageengineers or email firstname.lastname@example.org for information on consulting services.
English Language Arts, Writing-Expository, Specialty, Math, Algebra, Basic Operations, Measurement, Numbers, Science, Career and Technical Education, Math Test Prep, Classroom Management, Physical Science, Engineering