UF Earns Grant to Teach Middle Schoolers About Shark Teeth Using AI
Using a branch of AI called “machine learning,” humans will teach computers to identify the teeth of the extinct giant shark megalodon.
Scientist in Every Florida School Featured on From Florida Podcast
TESI Director Bruce MacFadden shares how the program got started and the difference it hopes to make.
Voice Your Support for Scientist in Every Florida School
Two bills introduced in the 2022 Florida Legislative Session — HB 9157 and LFIR 1983 — would provide the funding needed to sustain the program.
TESI Environmental Communicators Named Finalists for 2021 ArcGis StoryMap Challenge for Restoring Our Ocean
Their project tells the story of how recent manatee deaths paint a bigger picture for the future of Florida’s environment.
“OctoGirl” Shares Her Research and Passion for Octopus Biology
Students learn about octopuses from marine biologist Chelsea Bennice during Ocean Expert Exchange: Octopus Fieldwork-Behavior to Bacteria.
Teachers: We want your livestream ideas!
The Scientist in Every Florida School program wants you to pitch your idea for a livestream about biology!
VIDEO: Putting a Scientist in Every Florida School
Watch this video to learn more about how we are connecting Florida’s K-12 students with scientists across the state.
Join SEFS to Learn About Florida’s Early Indigenous People
Meet archaeologists and learn how early indigenous people interacted with Florida’s environment.
Turning Students Into Scientists: SEFS Helps Collier Teachers with Learning Strategies
SEFS paired teachers with real-life researchers to develop strategies they could use to better engage their students in science.
K-5 Students in Highlands and Lee Counties learn about the Nature of Science from UF Scientists
Students learned from scientists studying frogs, sea urchins, and the ocean to help them understand the scientific process.