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Mark Harrell EbD State Consortium Director Engineering Consultant & Director of KYTSA, Career Pathways Branch
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Engineering byDesign™ (EbD™) is available to all public Kentucky preschool through 12th grade educators whose email address ends in @"county" Access is made possible by the Kentucky Department of Education’s (KDE) Office of Career and Technical Education.

The mission of KDE’s Career and Technical Education is to assist schools in providing students with skills necessary for a successful transition to postsecondary education or work and a desire for life-long learning in a global society. Implementing the EbD™ PreK-12 grade curriculum in your school will put the Technology (T) and Engineering (E) into your Science (S) and Math (M) departments to a create Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) environment where students can excel!

The high school EbD™ curriculum is aligned to Kentucky’s Engineering Standards and complements the projects developed by KY teachers for KY teachers. The standards and projects have been endorsed by Kentucky industries to create a future workforce in the five high demand industry sectors.

Access to the Standard Edition (SE in PDFs) of EbD™ curriculum is available at no cost to individuals who meet one or more of the following criteria: 1) Kentucky public PreK-12th grade teacher, 2) University and college departments that are a KY-EbD™ partner.  

Access to the Media Rich Edition (MRE) and online assessments through EbD™ is limited to schools that complete a Network School Agreement and pay an annual fee.  

For more information, please contact Mark Harrell, KY-EbD™ Consortium Director at or (502) 564-4286 x4227. 

Note: If you are a faculty member or student in a pre-service engineering technology education program at Eastern Kentucky University, University of Kentucky, Murray State University, and Morehead University with a current,,, or email address, you can also request access to Engineering byDesign™ (EbD™). For more information about accessing EbD curriculum, see the ONE PAGE STEP-BY-STEP INSTRUCTIONS TO REQUEST ACCESS resource below.


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