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What is the Engineer-in-Residence Program?

An innovative, volunteer-based program dedicated to inspiring young people in the areas of science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

The EIR program is offered free of charge to schools across Canada.

 Are you a member of the engineering community (P.eng, EIT, engineering student, working in an engineering related role)? Apply now as a volunteer for an opportunity to make a difference in your community!

Are you an educator looking to enhance the STEM experience in your classroom? Apply now to receive an EIR in your classroom!

Had a great week with our engineer! Lots of problem solving through building and programming. Next week we’re exploring other coding languages.

TDSB junior teacher

Kinder science inquiry: what happens when you combine milk, food colouring and soap? And why? Special thank you to our engineer – deep learning in action!

OCSB primary teacher (virtual school)

Really enjoyed our session today! EIR Program – thank-you for teaching us about all of the critical parts of delivery through inquiry and group discussions.

HCDSB high school teacher

Explore the map to find out where our current schools are located!