IEEE REACH

Bridging the technological literacy gap by bringing the history of technology alive in the classroom

IEEE REACH

Bridging the technological literacy gap by bringing the history of technology alive in the classroom

IEEE REACH (Raising Engineering Awareness through the Conduit of History) provides middle- and high-school level teachers with comprehensive and engaging content to help them deliver standards-based instruction on the societal impact of technology. The educational content, called inquiry units, is organized into nine Social Studies standards topic categories and is free to users as an open education resource (OER).

Free

open education resource designed to support numerous education standards

9

lesson plans complete with compelling societal question associated with a specific technology

180K+

pre-university students served

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Teachers work on a hands-on activity during a STEM Mentorship Program facilitated by the Uganda National Commission for UNESCO with support from IEEE Foundation donors.

IEEE REACH Gains Traction on a Global Stage

Through the lens of history, IEEE REACH offers secondary school teachers resources that enhance students’ critical thinking and problem-solving skills while boosting cultural and technological literacy. The program provides a…

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Celebrating “IEEE’s Community”

Jack JewellMember Grade: Fellow As a valued IEEE Member and current Fellow, the IEEE has played an instrumental role in Jack Jewell’s life and career for over 30 years. “I always…

Investing in Potential and Transforming Lives Around the Globe

Investing in Potential and Transforming Lives Around the Globe

We proudly recall the ways IEEE Foundation served as the IEEE philanthropic partner during 2021 and enter 2022 with a sense of achievement and excitement for the future. In the December…

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