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Top U.S. Math and Science Teachers Attend the 2010 Society Fellows Institute

July 13, 2010

Reporters are Invited to Attend and/or Interview the Fellows

 
WHEN: July 26-30, 2010
  • Thursday, July 29 – Fellows will be available on site for interviews
  • Educational sessions all week. Please contact cjennings@societyforscience.org for a full schedule
WHERE: The Dupont Hotel
1500 New Hampshire Ave. NW
Washington DC 20036
The Glover Room
 
WHAT: Through a generous grant from Intel Corporation, the Society Fellows Program provides funds and training to selected U.S. science and math teachers who serve under-resourced students, to enable interested and motivated students to perform high-quality, independent scientific research. Society Fellows learn how to design independent research programs to be implemented in their schools and develop a strong network of scientific mentors for their students during the Fellows Institute. 
 
WHO: Ten Society Fellows who were competitively selected from a large entrant pool of high school science and math teachers from 46 states and two U.S. 
territories.
 
GENERAL INFO: More details on the program can be found here: 
http://www.societyforscience.org/outreach
MEDIA CONTACT
Caitlin Jennings
202-785-2255, ext 158