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Teachers' Domain Professional Development; Biotechnology Course


Video segments for course: Biotpd - 5 clips biotpd_vid_procactivity TRT 4:29:11 biotpd_vid_provresults TRT 4:36:22 biotpd_vid_slop TRT 1:31:08 biotpd_vid_provchlgs TRT 1:11:17 biotpd_vid_bioethics TRT 7:39:20

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Teachers' Domain Professional Development
Biotechnology Course
Series Description

Teaching Elementary Life Science is a graduate-level professional development course designed to enhance your understanding and teaching of life science. In eight sessions, you will investigate life science topics using hands-on activities and online resources including video segments, interactive activities, readings, and other multimedia materials. These resources are drawn from Teachers' Domain, WGBH's digital library service. Series release date: 2004

Program Description

Teachers' Domain is committed to providing teachers with a variety of professional development opportunities which are rigorous, inquiry-driven, and rooted in innovative classroom practices.

Biotechnology is a rapidly growing field that uses research tools from biology and chemistry to find solutions to current scientific problems. Some biotechnology professionals look for the genetic basis of disease or factors that affect lifespan. Others focus on solving food shortages, the climate crisis, or criminal investigations.

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Chicago: “Teachers' Domain Professional Development; Biotechnology Course,” 12/08/2009, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed January 19, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_8F3683610FDA4D4DA2B9D059091897E9.
MLA: “Teachers' Domain Professional Development; Biotechnology Course.” 12/08/2009. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. January 19, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_8F3683610FDA4D4DA2B9D059091897E9>.
APA: Teachers' Domain Professional Development; Biotechnology Course. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_8F3683610FDA4D4DA2B9D059091897E9
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