Ask the teacher what their expectations for the visit are, what they have been working on recently, and what difficulties the students might have with the content.
Receive classroom resources to teach concepts of macroevolution, adaptations, and climate change through museum collections.
Teachers will run active experiments and develop lesson plans relating to improving the rice immune system in the Song Lab at UF.
The year-long program equips teachers with the tools to introduce students to AI and inspire computer science careers.
Students will work on a new teacher professional development program titled “Chewing on Change: Using Fossil Horses to Teach About Macroevolution.”
The teachers completing the PD taught 6-10th grades, covering chemistry, biology, environmental science and more.
SEFS is excited to offer two hands-on professional development opportunities this summer. Learn more and apply!
Using a branch of AI called “machine learning,” humans will teach computers to identify the teeth of the extinct giant shark megalodon.
TESI Director Bruce MacFadden shares how the program got started and the difference it hopes to make.
Two bills introduced in the 2022 Florida Legislative Session — HB 9157 and LFIR 1983 — would provide the funding needed to sustain the program.