professional development program

Bioenergy Institute For Educators

The Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center (GLBRC) is pleased to announce the 2016 Bioenergy Institute for Educators to be held June 20-24 at UW-Madison. Bioenergy is an exciting area of research and development and can provide excellent opportunities for engaging students while teaching core concepts in biology, biotechnology, chemistry, environmental science, and agriculture. Join us for an intensive 5-day program to learn about the latest developments in bioenergy research and high-quality, NGSS-aligned materials to use with students.

Beyond Benign Summer Training

Explore the green chemistry resources provided by Beyond Benign. This is a completely online course. Go at your own pace.  Meet other interested virtually and engage in insightful discussions. You will be pleasantly surprised by the available resources that you can explore and fit into your curriculum. Earn professional development credit. Optional graduate credits are available.

MIT Science and Engineering Program for Teachers (SEPT)

Apply to participate with a group of outstanding educators at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in the Science and Engineering Program for Teachers (SEPT). During the week-long summer professional development program, teachers are immersed in the unique learning environment at MIT. Participants attend daily sessions on leading-edge research, try out the latest technologies developed at MIT, and collaborate with a community of passionate educators.