Research Experience for Teachers in Engineering and Computer Science Site: Engineering of Polymeric Films and Interfaces

Overview:

  • Work with a research group in Polymer Engineering, Polymer Science, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering or Biomedical Engineering
  • Learn about fundamental engineering principles
  • Translate this knowledge and experience into lessons and units for your classroom

Who Should Apply:

High School Science Teachers


When:

June 16th - August 8th, 2014


Cost:

There is NO FEE for participation. A stipend of $8,000 will be provided to participants that attend all required days.


This program is funded by the National Science Foundation:
Award Number EEC-1161732.


Apply Online:

https://www.uakron.edu/webforms/ret-registration.dot

Review of applications will begin on March 15th. Priority will be given to applications received on or before March 15th.


Questions:

Please contact Dr. Kevin Cavicchi - kac58@uakron.edu.


NEW! Inquiry Based Learning Using Polymers - Workshop:

Click here to find out more.


Lesson Plans:

The lesson plans below were created by high school science teachers that participated in the RET program. Please click on a link to view the lesson plan.