MAKING IT HAPPEN
This project, funded by a Concordia University Chicago Summer Research Grant, addressed the overall problem of helping teachers learn techniques and strategies for differentiating instruction. Specifically, this project addresses one of the common "roadblocks" to teachers interested in differentiating instruction in their course: developing authentic assessment tasks for a diverse classroom.
MSU Urban STEM
Michigan State University, in partnership with global tech giant Wipro Ltd., launched an innovative fellowship program designed to empower math and science teachers in urban K-12 schools to create transformative, innovative, and multimodal instructional experiences for students. 125 full tuition scholarships, plus fellowships of $5000 will be reserved for highly motivated teachers in Chicago Public Schools who demonstrate a passion for teaching STEM subjects and the potential to become catalysts of change in the city’s schools. Through integrated face-to-face and online learning experiences, this twelve-month program, prepared three cohort sof teacher-leaders to set new directions for STEM learning in Chicago Public Schools.
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