New funding from HHMI will be used to scale up a successful summer program that aims to enable thousands of college and university science faculty to receive intensive professional development designed to improve undergraduate biology education.
HHMI today announced new grants totaling $79 million that will help universities strengthen undergraduate and precollege science education nationwide.
Science and engineering remain plagued by problems that drain them of female talent.
An HHMI professor, vice president, and colleagues call for enormous changes in the way undergraduates learn science.
Professor Jo Handelsman creates an environment where undergraduates feel safe asking "dumb questions."