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Teacher Education - Summer is Training Time

Summary

High school science teachers are refreshing their skills at summer programs offered by the College of the Holy Cross, the University of Missouri-Columbia, and the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation.

Science teacher Dermot Shea Every summer, large numbers of high school, middle school and elementary school teachers enroll in training programs supported by the Institute, to learn and share ideas about teaching science. 

The programs are diverse: microbiology workshops for middle school teachers at the New York Hall of Science, research internships for teachers at Washington University School of Medicine, summer courses at Ponce School of Medicine in Puerto Rico, curriculum development at Cornell University and many others.

Under "Related Links," find stories that illustrate some of the ways HHMI is helping to make summer a season of renewal for the nation's science teachers.