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ISTE 2010 Biotech Workshop


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ISTE 2010 Biotech Workshop

  1. 1. <ul><li>Visualizing Biotechnology </li></ul><ul><li>ISTE </li></ul><ul><li>June 26, 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>Howard Lurie </li></ul>
  2. 2. Biotechnology Initiative <ul><li>2 year funding to develop new resources and PD course </li></ul><ul><li>Online Resources </li></ul><ul><li>Online Course </li></ul><ul><li>F2f Workshops - 2010 </li></ul><ul><li>Includes “real world profiles” of biotech scientists </li></ul>
  3. 5. over 503,000 registered users from 188 countries representing over 78% of K-12 schools, and 10% of US teachers, generating more than 5,260,000 page views each month
  4. 8. Applications Tools and Techniques Concepts Career Pathways
  5. 9. Lesson Plan Online PD Course <ul><li>Five Session, Facilitated Course </li></ul><ul><li>The Field of Biotechnology </li></ul><ul><li>Producing Recombinant DNA </li></ul><ul><li>Producing Recombinant Protein </li></ul><ul><li>Biotechnology in Industry and </li></ul><ul><li>Society </li></ul><ul><li>Bioethics </li></ul><ul><li>Biotechnology Careers </li></ul><ul><li>Using Biotechnology to </li></ul><ul><li>Detect Infectious Disease </li></ul><ul><li>Using Biotechnology to Detect Inherited Disease </li></ul><ul><li>DNA Sequencing, Genomics, and Biomedical Applications </li></ul><ul><li>Privacy and Ethics </li></ul>
  6. 10. Career Pathways - Biotechnology
  7. 11. Teaching Biotechnology Online Course <ul><li>PD course designed to deepen biotech concepts for HS bio and provide examples of career pathways </li></ul><ul><li>PD course features newly produced and repurposed digital media </li></ul><ul><li>2 sessions / 30 hour format </li></ul>
  8. 12. <ul><li>Opportunities </li></ul><ul><li>Looking for biotechnology teachers ! </li></ul><ul><li>Regional Workshops </li></ul><ul><li>Online Course - PBS TeacherLine </li></ul><ul><li>Online Course - local licensing/customization </li></ul><ul><li>Contact: Howard Lurie / 617-300-3625 </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul>