Museum Institute for Teaching Science ( MITS )


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About Museum Institute for Teaching Science

MITS is a non-profit Massachusetts based organization providing, high quality professional development for K-12 teachers and informal educators. Through collaborations with over 100 museums, aquaria, nature centers, and other non-profit science education organizations, MITS’ educator workshops and programs increase awareness of and improve the quality of teaching inquiry-based, minds-on, hands-on STEM education. By providing teachers with the knowledge, skills and resources to provide effective STEM instruction, MITS’ programs increase student interest and achievement in science, technology and engineering.

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10/09/2018 - 13:31 Sustainability on Cape Cod: Teachers Expand Their Science Curriculum
09/18/2018 - 13:08 Educators Experience Place-Based Pedagogy in the MetroWest Region
09/07/2018 - 07:40 In Central Massachusetts, Teachers Use Inquiry to Investigate Biological Adaptations
07/27/2018 - 05:51 MITS Summer Professional Development Institutes Create Learning Opportunities for Teachers
05/16/2018 - 10:30 MITS Educator Receives International Fellowship
05/15/2018 - 12:49 MITS and Mass Audubon Empower Educators to Energize Their Curriculum
05/15/2018 - 11:44 Educators Use Models to Investigate Weather During MITS Professional Development Seminar
04/11/2018 - 09:10 Educators Seeking Sustainability Resources Find Recipes for Success
03/21/2018 - 11:57 MITS Presents at NSTA Conference
03/07/2018 - 14:06 Nan Waksman Schanbacher & Karen Worth Appointed MITS Board of Directors Co-chairs
03/01/2018 - 12:21 At MITS Seminar, Educators Get a Taste for Communicating Science
02/20/2018 - 11:15 CCT of Boston Awards a Consulting Project Grant to MITS
02/01/2018 - 07:57 Educators Examine Extreme Events & Climate Change Concepts During MITS Seminar
01/23/2018 - 15:56 MITS Fall 2017 Highlights
11/30/2017 - 10:17 Lloyd Centers Liz Moniz receives Russell P. Stanhope Distinguished Friend of Science Award
10/20/2017 - 13:22 During MITS North Shore Summer Institute, Educators Investigate Local Effects of Global Change
10/02/2017 - 07:24 Berkshire Region Teachers Explore the Berkshires from Top to Bottom
09/29/2017 - 11:52 Teachers Energize Their Curriculum During MITS Southeast Summer Institute