Monday, April 5, 2010

STEM Opportunity

Teacher Nominations for UBEATS 2010-11 - The University of North Carolina - Greensboro, North Carolina State University, and the National Science Foundation invite elementary teachers to participate in UBEATS, an innovative, inquiry-based approach to STEM education that uses standards from science and music. Invited to participate are school or school system-based teams of two teachers (one from 4th or 5th grade and one from 2nd or 3rd grade). Each teacher will be paid $500 for participation in the summer event (Aug. 2-7 at UNC-G’s Gateway Research Park), and for testing the modules in their classroom during the 2010-11 school year. Certificates of participation for CEU credit will be awarded. Priority will be given to applicants from Tier 1 or Tier 2 counties as designated by the NC Department of Commerce. Please contact Cathy Scott at to recommend teachers who are interested in participating. For additional information, please contact or visit the UBEATS Web site at .

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