Brains! Teacher Training

Hands-on Training

During this fun four-day workshop, middle school teachers will learn a hands-on, inquiry based curriculum all about sensing and the brain. Teachers will work in collaborative teams and have opportunities to adapt activities to their unique classroom environments. The curriculum is aligned to the Next Generation Science Standards. Engaging University of Chicago scientists will present basic “Neuroscience 101” instruction as well as hot new topics in neuroscience research.

The Perks

Participants receive lunch, parking, a classroom set of lab materials (worth over $500), and 15 hours of professional development credit.

Application Deadline

Participation is by invitation only. Check back for more information in July 2020.