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RET Site: Research Experience for Teachers in Polymer Engineering


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Academic Level:
K-12 Educators

Description:
The University of Akron's College of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering is happy to offer the NSF Research Experience for Teachers in Engineering and Computer Science Site: Engineering of Polymeric Films and Interfaces. This program is open to middle and high school teachers who are interested in strengthening their research experiences and developing their teaching strategies. Participants will work with a research group in Polymer Engineering, Polymer Science, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering or Biomedical Engineering, and learn about fundamental engineering principles. Teachers will alsot ranslate this knowledge and experience into lessons and units for their classrooms.
accepts non-us citizens

Program Dates: 6/13/2017 - 8/3/2017

Participating Institution(s):
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University of Akron (Lead)

Program Materials:
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This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Biomedical Engineering
Chemistry
Materials Science & Engineering
Nanotechnology
STEM Fields

Keywords:
Polymer Chemistry
Polymer Science & Technology
STEM Education

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This program is funded by:
National Science Foundation (NSF)


Page last updated 2/1/2017
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