Summer Science Institutes
What are the Institutes?
The Summer Science Institutes are grant funded programs for
enhancing the content knowledge and pedogogical skills of teachers.
The Summer Science Institutes have been operating since 1987.
Who teaches in the Institutes?
Prince George's Community College faculty and outstanding
High School Mathematics and Science Instructors.
What will I gain from SSI?
A more complete understanding of pivotal science concepts.
The benefit of learning in the hands-on discovery mode.
Many sample activities.
Earn four Maryland State Developmental Education (MSDE) inservice
credits or take the Institute for college credit.
Lessen "science phobia".
An activity book.
Ideas for field trips.
Ideas for technology infusion.
You will become a member of the PGCC science and math support
system and will be invited to other activities for teachers.
Peer support network.