CSATS Summer Research Experiences for STEM Teachers Program
Consider one of our 2023 RETs Info > https://bit.ly/3CXDJx1
Dates: June 20 - August 4, 2023
Location: Online (In-person available depending on the placement)
Deadline to apply: March 31, 2023
Teachers will receive a $6000 stipend for completing the summer research and developing a classroom research project.
Teachers will receive a $1,500 stipend for conducting action research on the implementation of their classroom research project. Online meetings will support the completion of the action research during the academic year.
Opportunity to receive up to 3 graduate credits (SCIED 597) from Penn State University (must enroll in the course prior to May 14, 2023).
Teachers will have the opportunity to present their research and classroom research projects (CLRP) at the MJ Murdock Partners in Science Conference in San Diego in January 2024. Teachers will receive a limited travel stipend to attend the conference.
The Research Experiences for Teachers (RET) Program is a seven-week summer program for middle and high school STEM teachers. RETs conduct research with a host laboratory for the first six weeks of the program and prepare for the summer research symposium during the seventh week. For Summer 2023, the RET programs will be offered online or in-person depending on the placement. Please see the descriptions under 'Additional Information' on the left for more information. Teachers selected for the program will participate in ongoing research projects with university science or engineering faculty and work with CSATS science education faculty to develop a classroom research project based on their research experience.
RET programs for the Summer of 2023:
Agricultural and Energy Engineering Research
Biomedical Engineering Research
Computer Science Research