Teachers: STEM Boost

Covid-19 Update:

We would like to reassure you that STEM Boost is going to happen this summer despite the current health concerns. We will be delivering the content via remote instruction, so you don't have to leave home to receive excellent instruction from our professors.

STEM Course Designed for Teachers

Earn 3 Academic Credits Toward Re-Certification

May 10-July 30, 2021 Online with @HomeLabs

Register Today: contact Monica at stemconnect@andrews.edu or 269-471-3872

Why: Equip yourself with classroom-friendly, hands-on STEM activities from a biblical perspective. The course is designed for teachers in both small and large school settings and offers inexpensive labs with easy set-up/clean-up.

Format: Online content coordinated with hands-on lab experiences in each discipline (Biology, Chemistry, Engineering, Math, and Physics)

Take Away: Complete the course with ready-to-use STEM kits for your classroom and the knowledge and experience behind these activities to challenge your students.

Course Space Limit: 25 Teachers, first come first serve

Credit: 3 credits graduate level (IDSC 525)
  (supported by the Lake Union & others for recertification)
   $250 lab fee (includes kit with easy setup/cleanup that will challenge and delight your students)

Commitment: This course is an intensive. Plan to spend 12-18 hours weekly, during the spring/summer online. The lab portion will be remote lab activities; this is required to complete the course. Expect the online weeks to be flexible hours with peer and instructor interaction; meet the course deadlines at your convenience throughtout the week.

Course Topics:
   Biology - Fearfully and Wonderfully Made: Amazing Molecular Machines
   Chemistry - Living in a World of Gases
   Engineering - The Design Process
   Math - Mathematical Reasoning & Algebraic Thinking in Practice
   Physics - Remote Lab Activities
 
Questions: Email stemconnect@andrews.edu