Genome Sciences Education Outreach at University of Washington has Opportunities for YOU and Your students!

  1. Teacher Recruitment for Online Class

We are recruiting health/FCS teachers to take part in online paid professional development in support of our 5-lesson type 2 diabetes curriculum Health, Nutrition, and Type 2 DiabetesParticipants will receive 6 STEM clock hours and $150 for participation, plus certification to teach the unit in health classes and receive additional compensation as part of the GEMNet research study. This 6-hour class will consist of 2 hours of face-to-face instruction via Zoom, and 4 hours of self-paced work spread over 2 weeks.

We are creating structures and documents so that this class can also be taught to students in an online setting.

Send a Message to GSEDOUT@UW.EDU if you’re interested, or fill out this form so that we can get the online Zoom Sessions scheduled soon.

  1. Type 2 Diabetes Video Competition for High School Students

We continue to seek submissions for our Type 2 Diabetes Video Contest ($1000 prize) for High School Students. This is a great opportunity for engaging students in independent work while at home. We will be accepting videos through April 2020. Videos can be on any subject related to Type 2 Diabetes including science, risks, and careers in treatment.

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