Project-Based Soft Skills

Learning can occur during self-directed time too. Isn't that what happens in the real world?

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Community Challenges

A growing trend in education right now involves submerging students into an authentic, real-world challenge and seeing what they can do.

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BioTech

...allowing students to really enter the workplace and see what the future of engineering and science has to offer in a fast paced world.

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Religion and Science - Is there a gap to bridge?

Together, we worked to explore how to bridge the perceived gap between religion and science.

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Building Engineers from the Ground Up

Rockhurst is as much an institution to build bonds as it is to educate.

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MECA Challenge

“This is the type of REAL WORLD experience you simply can't teach in a classroom"

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Learning to Lead from a Reef Tank

The tank will draw people in to our unique science program

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New Courses

Students will be given ample autonomy to take ownership over their own, authentic research and will be sharing their learnings to a public audience.

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Increasing Laboratory Time

When a student graduates from Rockhurst, there are fundamental skills he should have attained while matriculating. A Rockhurst graduate should be able to write in a proficient manner, Experimentation is the foundation of science. Discover a problem, postulate a hypothesis, and then determine an experiment that can test that hypothesis…this is the format that we reinforce with our students. The foundation of the experiment is the content delivered in class; the content allows the students to problem solve and determine the best experiment.

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LRNG

How do talented teachers make an impact beyond their classroom walls?

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Engineering Internship Reflection

I have had an incredible experience

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MECA Challenge - Student Perspective

Together, we created a business in 3 hours

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3D Keychains

3D Printers are making their way into the Rockhurst High School curriculum

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Most Likely to Succeed

Student engagement in school plummets as they get to higher grades

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CS Success for all.

What if I'm not a computer guy?

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