Scientists Teaching Science Online Course

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Do students doze off during your lectures?

Do they have a hard time answering the questions you ask? Do you find yourself wondering if there’s a different way of teaching and presenting science information than just talking and showing slides and illustrations?

How can you tell if your students really understand the content of a lecture or have only memorized vocabulary terms?

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Take the online course and learn about active vs. passive learning creating course objectives and test items, online teaching skills and strategies, and finding ways to improve your teaching and assessment techniques for students of all ages– all based on the latest research findings about teaching and learning.

Come practice with your peers for ten weeks under the instruction of a national award-winning science educator and author. You can access this asynchronous, virtual course on any device 24/7.

One-on-one engagement, personal review of written assignments, and personalized advice on teaching and career choices is guaranteed!The time needed to complete all readings and activities is estimated to be no more than 3 hours a week.

You will finish the course with:

  • A completed teaching philosophy statement that may be used for multiple job applications.
  • A syllabus template useful for any course.
  • Unlimited numbers of a personalized letter of recommendation about your teaching preparation for future employment.
  • A certificate of completion from STEM Education Solutions.

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Since 2008, over 1400 graduate students, post-docs, and science faculty members have taken Scientists Teaching Science to improve their teaching skills.

Group rates are available for organizations. Fee $250.