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2019 Darwin Day Celebration

By myralopez on December 27, 2018 in

Celebrate Charles Darwin’s birthday with a free evolution education event for area K-12 teachers DATE: Saturday, February 9, 2019 TIME: Registration & continental breakfast 8 am. Program 8:25 am to 1:00 pm LOCATION: Room 202, Life Sciences Building, Washington University Danforth Campus Keyno...

Battling misconceptions of teaching evolution

By myralopez on September 15, 2017 in Science, STEM, Teacher Leadership

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 from her husband. “The more I teach, the more I realize evolution weaves through everything I teach in biology,” says Noelker, as she cradles the skull....

ISP welcomes three new teacher leaders

By myralopez on October 16, 2015 in Faculty & Staff, mySci

This year, the Institute for School Partnership (ISP) welcomes three new teacher leaders to its team. Through a variety of opportunities, the ISP seeks to empower educators to lead inside and outside of their classrooms, giving them the resources and experiences they need to affect real change in...