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Integrating computer science in schools

By myralopez on October 15, 2017

More than 100 years before the invention of the modern computer, the idea of computer programming existed. Created by a gifted mathematician named ...

Battling misconceptions of teaching evolution

By myralopez on September 15, 2017

Teacher Deirdre “Didi” Noelker climbs up on a stool and grabs an animal skull from atop a cabinet. It’s a replica of a saber-toothed cat. A gift fr...

ISP welcomes new hires

By myralopez on August 16, 2017

Washington University’s Institute for School Partnership continues to grow with the addition of four new members to its team. INSTRUCTIONAL SPECIAL...

mySci program doubles in size 2 years in a row

By myralopez on August 15, 2017

Twelve years after its launch, the innovative mySci curriculum program developed by Washington University’s Institute for School Partnership (ISP) ...

STEM TQ: developing STEM-capable teachers

By myralopez on July 16, 2017

Michelle Harrison was scared. She has a fear of touching dead things. And now she was tasked with dissecting a pig heart. But instead of dodging th...