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P3 OUTREACH AND DIVERSITY
BIOTECH-IN-A-BOX PROGRAM Comprehensive teaching module
($6000 equipment) Two-week loan period Lesson plans provided 50+ AR Teachers certified for use Aligned to AR Science Frameworks
EXPANDING THROUGHOUT AR – UAPB
Spring 2012 UG Biofuels Class: 10 UAPB UG Students trained as
“teacher mentors” for BioTech-iN-a-Box: Biofuels (BTNB).
Professional Development Workshop May 31st- June 1st 8 regional (South AR) science
teachers trained/certified Participation by UG teacher
Arkansas Biosciences Institute Outreach Program 700 students 4-12 grade students/year tour P3
sites >200 have done hands-on experiments. (e.g.
Plant DNA Extraction, Making Biodiesel, etc.)
Other Partners AR STEM Centers Conway Ecofest Professional
Development School Districts
(e.g. science nights; science fair)
Summer Science Academies
Remember to include P3 outreach tools in “Broader Impacts” sections of grant
proposals. Contact [email protected] for more