Design thinking: the bathroom and beyond

By myralopez on April 5, 2015 in Faculty & Staff, Workshop

To discuss how educators think through and make decisions, an assortment of university and K-12 school leaders gathered in an unlikely place: a high school bathroom. In a time of education reform, partnerships between K-12 schools and outside universities, organizations and businesses are more im...

mySci goes nationwide at NSTA

By myralopez on January 6, 2015 in Faculty & Staff, Science, Workshop

Science teachers from across the United States gathered at three regional National Science Teacher Association (NSTA) conferences this past fall to collaborate and learn best practices in science education. At each of these conferences, staff from the Institute for School Partnership (ISP) at Was...

PARC offers FREE talks and tours in March and April

By myralopez on March 4, 2014 in Workshop

The WUSTL Photosynthetic Antenna Research Center (PARC) is offering several unique opportunities in March and April for the public to tour sustainably-focused facilities, meet with scientists, and learn more about energy technologies in development at Washington University. The events are geared ...

“Photosynthesis in Our Lives”

By myralopez on August 6, 2013 in Educator Resources, Workshop

A chance to explore the hottest research topic in St. Louis St. Louis is known for its plant science, but few of us know what is going on in the labs we drive by on the way to work. Now is our chance to find out. The International Society of Photosynthesis Research, meeting this August […]