The philosophy of science and the liberal arts
Many of these research initiatives are funded by nationwide agencies, including the National Science Foundation and NASA, or internally by the Center for Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities (CURCA). CURCA fosters a campus-broad tradition in which undergraduates are engaged in investigations performed in collaboration with a faculty mentor that makes an original intellectual or inventive contribution to a discipline or the group. The heart’s sources facilitate and improve the research expertise for all undergraduates, together with those funded by exterior grants.
The 12,000 sq.-foot area consists of several specialized labs designed to simulate completely different disciplines within a health care facility. The Labs also include control rooms, debriefing space and several other giant classrooms.
College of Education, Health and Human Sciences
The program is a collaboration between the Science Education Institute at Raritan Valley Community College (RVCC), the Rider University Science Education and Literacy Center (SELECT), the Princeton University Teacher Preparation Program, and Leadership in Science, LLC. During the college yr, the Science Education Institute shall be providing a number of professional development opportunities to assist teachers and directors with implementation of the NGSS. These workshops follow suggestions of the most recent National Academies of Sciences Report and incorporate what we’re learning about NGSS implementation via our work with 1000’s of teachers in New Jersey and across the nation. We advocate sending management teams of three-7 teachers to at least three one-day workshops or the Summer Institute to develop a stable foundation … Read More