Professional Development Opportunities for Mathematics and Science Educators
Current Funded Projects:
Director of numerous projects, totaling approximately 10 million dollars for the improvement of K-12 science in the region’s schools.
Some of these are listed below:
PCMI: Professional Community of Modeling Instruction
Funded by Tennessee Higher Education Commission. The goal of this
project was to train chemistry and physics teachers in modeling
2007-Present Governor's School for Scientific Models and Data Analysis, Tennessee Department of Education, Funded amount: $120,000.00 each year Years 2007-2012
Scientific Models and Data Analysis for Rising High School Juniors
and Seniors in Tennessee;
Funded by the Tennessee Department of Education.
Northeast STEM Academy and ETSU TSIN STEM Innovation Hub;
Funded by Battelle Memorial Institute. The primary goal of this
project was to develop a STEM high school and STEM Innovation Hub.
Eastman Scholars Mathletes Project. Funded by Eastman Chemical Company. This project is providing professional development for math teachers (grades 4-8) in seven school districts: Bristol City, Hawkins, Johnson City, Kingsport, Sullivan, Washington counties Scott County, VA Funded amount: $1,000,000.00 Years: 2007-2015