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Remote Ready Biology Learning Activities

Remote Ready Biology Learning Activities has 50 remote-ready activities, which work for either your classroom or remote teaching.


A component of Bryn Mawr/Haverford
K-16 Collaborations in Science and Mathematics Education

Sponsored by Bryn Mawr College and the College's Center for Science in Society and by Haverford College under grants from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute (1990-2002, 2004-2008, 2008-2012) and the National Science Foundation (2003)

---> Summer 2009 <---
June 29 - July 3 Virtual Thinking/Learning: Explorations into the Role of Computing in Education
July 6 - July 17 Brain and Behavior: Implications for K-12 Education
July 20 - July 31

Inquiry Based Science Education for an Interdisciplinary Curriculum

General information about the summer institute program is provided below, and includes materials from past institutes similar to those planned for this summer.

NOTE that our new Virtual Thinking Institute runs for one week rather than two weeks and takes place at Haverford rather than Bryn Mawr College. Applicants interested in more than one institute should complete separate applications for each institute to which they want to apply.

A series of summer institutes that bring together college faculty and precollege teachers. Institutes meet five days a week from 9 am to 4 pm at at Bryn Mawr College or Haverford College. Bryn Mawr and Haverford faculty and K-12 educators share perspectives on how to enhance science and mathematics education throughout the curriculum and at all levels of the educational enterprise. Among the major themes of the Institutes are

Institute participants receive a stipend and development grant to implement and report on curriculum changes resulting from the Institute experience. Interested teachers may apply to one or more Institutes. Additional information about particular institutes is available from the links above.

Members of the Summer Institute
"Brain and Behavior",
led by Paul Grobstein

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Members of the Summer Institute
"Science and a Sense of Place",
led by Anne Dalke and Wil Franklin

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General information:

Past institutes have included: For more information:

Paul Grobstein
Department of Biology
Bryn Mawr College
Bryn Mawr, Pa. 19010
610 526-5098
FAX: 610 526-5086

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