CSI: MS in Alabama Teacher Workshop

Monday, June 4, 2018 (All day) to Friday, June 15, 2018 (All day)

Application Deadline April 6, 2018

Online application can be found at:

Workshop Dates: June 4-15, 2017

Workshop Location: The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa

Funded by the National Science Foundation (OIA-1539035 and OIA-1632825), this workshop will introduce secondary and postsecondary science instructors to the use of forensic science as a method of teaching fundamental science skills and concepts. The workshop is focused around the Alabama Course of Study Science Standards and will incorporate Biology, Chemistry, Physical Science, Physics, Math, Technology, Writing, and so much more.  Participants will experience inquiry-based and laboratory instruction and will receive research-based curriculum materials developed through the MS-EPSCoR program.

What is provided:
Full protocols for all of the labs performed in the workshop
$100/day professional stipend ($1,000 total)
Travel/Lodging* and Food allowance
CEUs paid for by the project
* Travel allowance is based on mileage from the participant’s teaching institution. Restrictions apply

Application Deadline: April 6, 2018
Please complete the following form online at
or complete a hard copy and mail or fax to:
Katie Echols, Mississippi State University, Mississippi EPSCoR
P.O. Box 6343, Mississippi State, MS  39762, Fax:  662-325-8028
For further information contact Katie at 662-325-3570 or

To see pictures from past workshops, visit:

This workshop is funded by the National Science Foundation through the following projects:
EPSCoR Track 2: Feeding and Power the World - Capturing Sunlight to Split Water and Generate Fertilizer and Fuels, NSF OIA-1539035
EPSCoR Emergent Polymer Sensing Technologies for Gulf Coast Water Quality Monitoring, NSF OIA-1632825

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