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Name: Science Teachers Enrichment Program
School/Institution: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
City: Cambridge
State: MA
Opportunity Type: RET
Teacher Status: Inservice
Teacher Level: Middle School
High School
Description: The objectives of this program are to: To increase content knowledge of both materials science and engineering and the engineering design process; to provide teachers with opportunities to explore the properties of a range of materials design engineering; and to develop modules for the classroom that address Massachusetts learning standards.  Participants design and build a simple motor; create classroom modules on engineering design.
Duration: 1 week
Application Deadline: 04/30/2009
Opportunity Website: http://web.mit.edu/cmse/educational/science.html
Sponsor Link: http://mrsec.org/education/

Benefits and Requirements

Benefits: Stipend
Benefit Explanation: $300

Professional Development Opportunity Contact Information

Contact: Susan Rosevear
Center for Materials Science and Engineering
77 Massachusetts Ave., Room 13-2082
Cambridge, MA 02139-4307
Phone: 617-253-0916
Fax: 617-258-6478