Research Experiences for Teachers (RET) provides middle and high school teachers with research experiences and ongoing relationships with career scientists, enabling them to share the latest developments in STEM fields with students and inspire their students to learn more about science, math, and engineering and their related career paths. Application by teams of STEM teachers is also encouraged.
The Office of Biotechnology coordinates with faculty members from all across campus to offer a vast array of research opportunities for teachers in engineering, technology, mathematics, life sciences, chemistry, and many others.
Teachers are encouraged to be specific about the type of research that fits their classroom best when filling out the application. See the list of past participant research projects or research project examples.
High-quality candidates will:
To learn more about Biotechnology Outreach Education Center at Iowa State contact us today!
Office of Biotechnology
1210 Molecular Biology Building
Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011-3260