2016 Workshop Information Dates: June 14-17, 2016 Location: Bluff, Utah Who Should Attend: Middle and High School teachers of Earth Science, Environmental Science, Integrated Science, or Math Navajo or Hopi teachers Teachers of Navajo or Hopi children Utah teachers of any diverse population What to Expect: Four days in the field exploring the […]
The Center for Science and Mathematics Education (CSME) is pleased to present the CSME Exchange, an interactive brown bag discussion for faculty, students, and staff. The next CSME Exchange is: How do we help students learn how to think? Perhaps by helping them expand their “common sense toolbox”! David Temme (Biology) Thursday, April 14, 2016 INSCC room 345 […]
Two great events are coming up for women in STEM! These events are FREE and are open to students, faculty, and staff. 1) “Participation of Women in Science: Problems and Solutions“ – a presentation and breakout group discussion led by Dr. Carol Gross (University of California San Francisco). Co-sponsored by CSME, Curie Club, and ACCESS. […]
The Master of Science for Secondary School Teachers (MSSST) program is accepting applications for a new Physics cohort! The program will run from June 2016 – December 2018 and is open to teachers who: 1) currently teach math, biology, chemistry, or Earth science in a Utah secondary school; 2) have 3 years of teaching experience and a BS degree […]
We’ve launched a new internship program for College of Science undergraduate students! Student applications will be accepted through March 27. For more information, visit csme.utah.edu/internships.
<<Hugo Rossi Lecture Series Creating a Campus Culture Where Every Student Graduates David A. Laude – The University of Texas at Austin April 15, 2016 View the video below, or click here to download the presentation slides. Professor David Laude presents an argument that the collaborative partnership between administrators, faculty and students […]
<<Hugo Rossi Lecture Series End of Lecture: The Future of Evidence-based Teaching Mary Pat Wenderoth – University of Washington Friday, April 8, 2016 Resources: Teaching Resources from the Biology Education Research Group Presentation slides Abstract: We recently published a meta-analysis of 225 papers that compared student performance under active learning versus lecturing in undergraduate courses […]
<<Hugo Rossi Lecture Series Participation of Women in Science: Problems and Solutions Carol Gross – University of California San Francisco March 23, 2016 Co-Sponsored by: Curie Club and ACCESS Breakout group discussion after the presentation generated a list of recommendations for the University of Utah. Watch the video of Dr. Gross’ presentation, below, or download […]