Executive & Professional Programs

Commitments of Participation

Project ARISE: Advancing Rhode Island Science Education

Teachers must commit to participate for one year in all components of Project ARISE, including the summer workshop, academic year meetings, use of mobile laboratories in their classroom, as well as the Nature of Discovery Symposium. 

Participants must also agree to use mobile lab equipment and science consultants for their second year of involvement in the program. 

Participants must teach at least one biology course in the academic year following their training. 

Additionally participants must agree to take part in research and evaluation of the program.  This may include participating in interviews, surveys and observation.