Ms. Cheryl Farmer
Ms. Cheryl Farmer is the founding project director of UTeachEngineering. In this role she has led the successful development and launch of the design-based high school engineering course Engineer Your World and its innovative professional development and support program for teachers. Ms. Farmer has overseen the creation of degree programs for pre-service and in-service teachers of engineering at The University of Texas, where she also directs a program to improve calculus instruction by incorporating contextualized examples into the curriculum. Ms. Farmer is co-leading ongoing national efforts to define standards for professional development for K-12 teachers of engineering.