Sponsored by UCMP, in partnership with the National Center for Science Education, the Beacon Center for the Study of Evolution in Action, the California Academy of Sciences, and the Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Think Evolution V: A summer institute for science educators
Calling all middle school, high school, and community college biology teachers and science educators!
Put on your evolution eyeglasses and your nature of science thinking cap and join us for (yet another) fun-filled five days of evolutionary explorations with biologists and educators at the University of California. The Think Evolution Summer Institute, returning for its fifth year, will combine lectures by prominent evolutionary biologists with sessions focused on hands-on activities for the middle school, high school, and community college classroom.
Monday through Friday, July 29August 2, 2013
UC Museum of Paleontology, Valley Life Sciences Building, UC Berkeley
9:00 am to 3:00 pm
$75.00 for five days; includes lots of free resources distributed to participating teachers plus morning and afternoon snacks. Plus a field trip to the Cal Academy for a personalized tour of Human Odyssey a new exhibit on the origin of our species.
We are still putting together the final program, which we'll be posting shortly. For now, save the date!
Register early as the course fills up quickly!