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The CEMB Research Experience for Teachers (RET) program


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an IBP member program

Academic Level:
K-12 Educators

Description:
CEMB supports a summer professional development initiative for high school science teachers that encompasses the interdisciplinary and broad themes of mechanobiology.

RET scholars:

(1) Participate in a CEMB research project during the summer

(2) Develop a personal curriculum plan with specific lessons and activities to use in their teaching practice the following academic year, and

(3) Participate in academic year workshops with the project team and other teachers.

We seek pairs of teachers from schools who agree to work collaboratively during the summer as well as over the school year. However, individual teacher applicants will be considered. The program is open to teachers of biology, physics, and chemistry from schools in the Philadelphia region. Participants must commit to a 7-week summer program and agree to integrate their curriculum activities during the following academic year.


Application Deadline: 3/29/2019

Program Dates: 6/17/2019 - 8/2/2019

Participating Institution(s):
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University of Pennsylvania (Lead)

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Biology
Chemistry
Physics
STEM Fields

Keywords:
Biological & Chemical Sensors
Education Research
STEM Education

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This program is funded by:
National Science Foundation (NSF)


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