Engage & Inspire With HHMI BioInteractive

Concurrent Session 8
MERLOT MERLOT Award Winner

Brief Abstract

HHMI BioInteractive advances science education by using the power of story to inspire students to learn about and engage in the scientific process, and care about the living world. BioInteractive creates and distributes free, high-quality teaching resources and professional development programs for tens of thousands of educators each year. Produced by educators and scientists, available in English and Spanish, and aligned to recognized curriculum, the media resources on www.BioInteractive.org include short films, hands-on activities, interactive features such as virtual labs, data sets, and animations. Many highlight the work of scientists at different career stages, from undergraduates to senior research professors, talking about their research and their lives as scientists.

Extended Abstract