Type of Resource



IEEE REACH is an open education resource that highlights the History of Technology with a focus on its social and humanistic contexts. Designed as a resource for teachers, all Inquiry Units, or lesson plans, meet the NextGen Science Standards - ETS2B (Influence of Science, Engineering and Technology on Society and the Natural World)

Performance Expectations

HS-ETS1-1   Analyze a major global challenge to specify qualitative and quantitative criteria and constraints for solutions that account for societal needs and wants.

HS-ETS1-3   Evaluate a solution to a complex real-world problem based on prioritized criteria and trade-offs that account for a range of constraints, including cost, safety, reliability, and aesthetics as well as possible social, cultural, and environmental impacts.