• Bridging the Gap Between Science Education and Workforce Preparation


    Explore scientific research at West Chester University

    Co-Sponsored by Chester County Intermediate Unit, the Pennsylvania Society for Biomedical Research, and West Chester University

Grad student doing an experiment in a chemistry lab
  • Wednesday,
    March 11, 2020

    Location: West Chester University Campus
    Schmucker Science Center North, Room 191
    750 S. Church Street
    West Chester, PA

    Time: 8:30 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. 

    Target Audience: K-12 teachers and administrators, school counselors, mental health practitioners, social workers, school psychologists and crisis intervention specialists.

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    Click here to enroll today! Ever wonder how to relate the science you teach in the classroom to real-world career applications? Join fellow educators in exploring scientific research through the lens of the faculty at West Chester University (WCU). During this day-long teacher professional learning experience, you will meet members of WCU's Life Science, Chemistry, Physics and Earth Science departments. Participants will discuss potential careers in these fields and learn how to increase alignment between your classroom and the workforce. Attendees will also have the opportunity to take a tour of the research facilities at WCU, hear from the Dean of the College of the Sciences and Mathematics, and interact directly with faculty members within each department.

    BEST FOR: Middle and high school science teachers.

    Location: West Chester University, Schmucker Science Center North Room 191

    Lunch is included.