Biology

Interactive Simulations + CER = Effective Biology Class

Led by Christopher Resch and Glen Stuart Are your students having trouble articulating the evidence and reasoning behind sex-linked genes?  There is a simulation for that! 

Inheritance: A Case study in Biological Modeling

A workshop centered on utilizing biological simulations along with a discussion of how you can implement CER as a standardized way of communicating and assessing student understanding.

Energize the energy story! A new way to think about energy in the biology classroom

This workshop will explore key methods to help students understand how energy, a key cross-cutting concept in the Next Generation Science Standards, can be represented by the unified idea of energy storage and transfer in the biological world.

Teacher Field Trip: Exploring Turtle Pond and the Urban Ecologies of Central Park

In this workshop, you’ll learn how to create a year long curriculum using nothing but some microorganisms from your local pond.

STEM Expo + Annual Meeting 2018

Please join us for an engaging series of presentations, demos and speakers exploring the future of STEM Education!

Nanoscience Workshop

Learn about the nanoscale revolution in science, and come away with activities you can use in your general science classroom.