Upcoming Summer Intensive

Introduction to Active Learning in STEM

During this one-week introduction to the principles of active learning in STEM, we’ll introduce several strategies such as facilitating student discourse, modeling, multiple representations in problem solving, and curriculum design.

Teaching Biology and the Living Environment via the NGSS

This workshop will explore active learning strategies for deepening your students’ understanding of crucial concepts in biology and the living environment.

NGSS and Phenomena-Based Learning

In this workshop, participants will learn how to use phenomena to engage students in Next Generation Science Standards, which integrate science practices, crosscutting concepts, and disciplinary core ideas.

Seeing Science Everywhere: Best Practices in Elementary (K-5) STEM

This workshop will focus on ways to help children in the elementary grades (K-5) learn to ask and answer questions, make predictions, gather evidence, find patterns, and communicate their ideas.

Design, Engineering and Maker Cultures

This workshop explores ways to infuse engineering, design thinking and affordable makerspace technologies into your curriculum.

Introduction to BioTechnology

In this workshop explore how biotechnology can be integrated into your living environment or life sciences curriculum.