workshop is designed to increase participant knowledge and use of student
assessment techniques around the pre-identified biochemistry and molecular
biology foundational concepts and skills and to actively engage
participants in creating assessment tools and best practices. This
workshop is open to all undergraduate faculty, postdoctoral fellows, and
graduate students interested in undergraduate science education.
Texas State University, San Marcos, TX
Education Building Room 2127
Saturday, March 8, 2014
and Facilitators: Ellis Bell (University of Richmond), Rachell Booth (Texas
State University), Ben Caldwell (Missouri Western State University), and Cheryl
Sensibaugh (University of New Mexico)
State University is located in San Marcos which is 30 miles from Austin, TX; 50
miles from San Antonio, TX; and 165 miles from Houston, TX. Science Educators
from these area institutions will be invited to participate in this workshop.
Overnight lodging is
available near campus.
Please visit www.toursanmarcos.com/hotels/index.html for more information.
A small number of stipends (up to $100 each) are available to help defray
the cost of lodging. These stipends are provided based on need and
on a first come first served bases. Please inquire with Weiyi Zhao.
Driving directions can be
accessed here: www.admissions.txstate.edu/visit/vc-direction-resources
Link to campus Map: www.admissions.txstate.edu/about/map.html