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The Institute for Teaching Excellence: Biology (Online)  


  • The Institute for Teaching Excellence: Biology (Online)

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  • Section Code: 21MPEITE001A
  • Dates: 7/12/2021 - 7/16/2021      Times: 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM

  • Sessions: 5   Days: D

  • Instructor: Mark Welch

  • Capacity Remaining: 30

  • Building:    Room:

  • Fee: $550.00

  • The 2021 TCU Institute for Teaching Excellence:  High School Biology session will acquaint teachers with high school biology science practices and their correlation to national and local content standards.  Participants will take an in-depth look at national and local content standards and how they are organized.  Additionally, correlation will be made between national and local standards to identify “crosswalks” for the teacher to move toward enhancing current curriculum.  Each of the days will address a different topics found in Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills for Science while targeting critical areas with activities that focus reading, inquiry, and the math skills of science strategies.  These strategy sessions are designed to enhance a Texas middle school learning environment by moving from teacher-centered to student-centered instruction. Student-centered concept delivery will also be offered in a daily session to help teachers assist