Research Experience for Teachers


In this program, high school teachers spend two summers at JHU. In the first year they obtain experience working in MRSEC research laboratories. In the second year, they design and construct modules for classroom instruction, taking advantage of MRSEC resources. A competitive stipend is provided.

Project Descriptions and Educational Modules:

Computer Simulations and Articles on Friction and the Thermal Behavior of Gases
Simulations and Movies
James Ringlein, Lancaster Country Day School, Lancaster, PA

Educational Modules on Faraday's Law and Bragg's Law
William Dunkerton, Perry Hall High School, Perry Hall, MD

Form and Geometry in Nanotechnology
Lois Wist, Arundel High School, Anne Arundel County, MD

For further information: contact either the JHU MRSEC Outreach Coordinator, Prof. Daniel Reich,
or Ms. Vilma Lonsdale, JHU/CTY; (410) 735-6031;

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