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Exciting Opportunity!  

The STEM Connections Project is Looking For Students

 

Are you interested in sharing your love of science with others? Are you looking for a position with a difference? Then we have a great opportunity for you. STEM Connections is looking for 10 Graduate Students in science, math or engineering to work with middle school teachers in 2004/2005 on a set of unique research projects. You will work with a faculty member to explore a science topic with other graduate students and at least one middle school science teacher. Each team will research the topic, work on curriculum development and provide in-class explorations with middle school students.

Stipend for one year (20 hours/week) is (tentatively) $27,500 (an increase is pending).

 

To be eligible you must:  

 

Applications are due on March 12, 2004 for the 2004-2005 fiscal year.  

All appointments run from June 1, 2004 - May 31st, 2005

STEM Connections is a National Science

Foundation GK12 project to improve the

Preparation of middle school teachers in

mathematics and science education.

STEM Connections is an Affirmative

Action/Equal Opportunity Employer fully

committed to diversity.  Minority applicants

are encouraged to apply.

 

 

For more information and an

application, contact:

 

STEM Connections

Dr. Sharon M. Palmer

237 Hasbrouck Laboratory

413-545-0734

spalmer@umassk12.net

www.umassk12.net/connections

 

 

INFORMATION SESSION (& Snacks!):

4 PM, February 26, 2004

228 Hasbrouck Lab