Facilitator: Liz Martinez (Illinois Math & Science Academy)
This professional development workshop, led by an expert teacher and facilitated by Northwestern University, is for middle school science teachers looking for ways to incorporate 21st-century biology skills and practices into their science curriculum. Activities include:
- Fermentation in a Bag
- Protein Folding Models
- Pipette by Numbers
- Gel Electrophoresis
- Environmental Contamination and Biosensors
- VitaYeast - exploring GMOs
Participants earn access to free lab materials and loaner equipment through the Baxter Box program.
Participants earn 18 CPDUs.