The event will be a university and community celebration of FIUTeach. The UTeach program, supported by National Math and Science Initiative, the Howard Hughes Medical Institute and the UTeach Institute, is a secondary STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) teacher preparation initiative that is helping to produce qualified math and science teachers across the country.
In March we will be hosting a regional Learning Assistant Workshop at Florida International University. Learning Assistants are becoming increasingly popular in STEM departments around the country and typically involve undergraduate students who are trained in content and pedagogy. These students (LAs) help other students navigate and succeed in their introductory level courses. The program has played a major role in improving instruction and in inspiring STEM majors to explore teaching and >>>>
A key focus of the January White House College Opportunity event was the importance of helping more low-income and disadvantaged youth succeed in critical science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields. A wide range of foundations, non-profits, and college and university presidents, responded to the President’s call by announcing new steps to boost STEM achievement and broaden participation in STEM fields. To build on this momentum, the White House is planning a series of events this fa
The STEM Institute is a multi-college partnership to advance STEM education research and instruction at FIU and in our South Florida community, with the goal of increasing the number of well-prepared STEM professionals, including teachers, graduating from FIU.
The launch includes a reception, short program, and opportunities to engage STEM education leaders like yourself from across the university.