Middle School Science Teacher Institute
June 21 -
July 9, 2004
TExES Success program for teachers focuses on project-based explorations
of middle school science.
- Increase science content knowledge of earth and space science,
life science, and physical science.
- Develop skills for teaching
extended scientific investigations and problem solving strategies.
- Develop skills for teaching diverse populations of students.
3-Week Summer Session and 7 follow-up meetings during
the school year
June 21-July 9, M-F, 8:30 AM-3:30 PM (July
The Rice School/La Escuela
Rice and Rice University
Teachers seeking to pass the
TExES test and/or develop their knowledge of middle
NO COST to participants or schools
to Campus and Participants
stipend for attending the summer program, $200 for attending
- $400 in classroom materials
- Satisfies the state
requirement for Gifted & Talented
professional development (12-hours of differentiated curriculem)
for state Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credits
of a wealth of instructional and classroom materials
hours tuition-waived graduate credit from Rice University for
the summer session
academic year professional development and support