Professional development

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Fri, Feb 12 2021

This FREE Gene Editing Workshop will be presented in partnership by Delaware Technical Community College and the Gene Editing Institute, based in ChristianaCare’s Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute. The workshop, designed for community college instructors, will share information and curriculum within the field, as well as a video-recorded lab demonstration. At the conclusion of the workshop, you will be able to incorporate gene editing curriculum into the courses you teach.

Funding for this workshop comes from the National Science ... Read more

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Mon, May 10 2021 to Thu, May 13 2021
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Advancing Research In Society (ARIS) and Research Impact Canada (RIC) are working in collaboration to host the 2021 Conference on Research Impact & Public Engagement at the Intersection of the Future Workforce. This Summit represents the first time ARIS and RIC have brought our two communities together to learn from our collective expertise and network for future collaboration.

Plenary sessions, speakers, and panels will focus on research impact as drivers of economic and workforce development -- including precollegiate and higher education, business and industry, and ... Read more

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Tue, Jun 29 2021 to Thu, Jul 1 2021
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The ASM Conference for Undergraduate Educators (ASMCUE) website is now online, complete with deadlines for submitting sessions and other information.

Important Dates

January 2021 : Session, Poster and Microbrew Submissions Open
March 2021 : Registration Opens
April 15, 2021, 11:59 p.m. PDT : Session, Poster and Microbrew Submissions Close
June 6, 2021, 11:59 p.m. PDT : Early ... Read more

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Sat, Jan 30 2021
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Join fellow STEM educators for Washington Global Health Alliance's virtual STEM Global Educator Workshop . This interactive and engaging session is designed to give you free activities and curriculum resources centered around COVID-19 to integrate into your virtual classrooms. The workshop content is geared toward high school science courses and is open to everyone--not just those in Washington State. The workshop sessions will feature activities tailored for high school curriculum standards. All ... Read more

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Mon, Jun 7 2021 to Fri, Jun 17 2022
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Mon, Mar 15 2021
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The InnovATE BIO Leadership Institute is a professional development program for community college and K-12 bioscience instructors who are interested in joining the next generation of leaders.

Senior industry, workforce and academic experts will work with participants on the subject of leadership, not from an academic perspective but from a workplace point of view. The program will stress strategizing, problem solving and leading people.

Due to the pandemic, the Leadership Institute will be held over a period of 12 months from June 7, 2021 to June 17, ... Read more

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EvaluateUR-CURE is a method for evaluating course-based undergraduate research experiences -- CUREs. EvaluateUR-CURE is a modification of EvaluateUR, an assessment method developed for independent student research experiences. In common with EvaluateUR, EvaluateUR-CURE has about a dozen student outcome categories, each defined by several outcome components. In order to assess student progress, each component is scored both by the student researcher and his or her faculty mentor using a five-point scale and accompanying rubric.

EvaluateUR-CURE is currently in development and ... Read more

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Fri, Dec 4 2020 to Sat, Dec 5 2020

This biomanufacturing workshop was the first of 2 sessions. In this Winter session, curriculum experts and industry representatives presented an overview of biomanufacturing with a focus on bacterial systems, online resources, and the basic skills biomanufacturing students should know.

Click the title for a presentation to access the accompanying video.

Workshop times :

Friday, Dec. 4th 10:00 am - 3:30 pm Central time

Saturday, Dec. 5th 10:00 am - 3:45 pm Central time

The second session will be held in spring 2021 and will ... Read more

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Fri, Nov 6 2020 to Sat, Nov 7 2020

Join other leaders in biology at the National Association of Biology Teachers (NABT) annual conference , VIRTUAL this year. Since its establishment in 1938, the National Association of Biology Teachers has been the recognized "leader in life science education." Thousands of educators have joined NABT to share experiences and expertise with colleagues from around the globe; keep up with trends and developments in the field; and grow professionally. Stay tuned for updates in the coming weeks and register for the same high- ... Read more

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Mon, Jun 29 2020 to Tue, Jun 30 2020

DARE (Data Analysis Research Experience) is an NSF-funded workshop will train faculty in best practices for quantitative reasoning instruction. Attendees will return home and be able to serve as leaders on their home campus for a hands-on approach to quantitative reasoning skills.

The workshop is designed to show faculty how to infuse data analysis into their course instruction and their training focuses largely on showcasing survey research activity that makes use of Google forms and spreadsheets. Faculty is welcomed from a wide range of disciplines, such as sociology, psychology, ... Read more
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