Our local school district partners are so important and are an integral part of the success of the program.
Prince George's County Public Schools
Local public school teachers work closely with our undergraduates to develop inquiry-based lessons in science and math. Teachers provide constructive feedback to help undergraduates build upon their knowledge base.
2017 Maryland Mathematics and Science Institute (MMSI)
Terrapin Teachers co-hosted the 2017 Maryland Mathematics and Science Institute (MMSI) in collaboration with faculty from the Department of Mathematics from June 21-27, 2017. Local middle and high school teachers participated in lectures and discussions focused on cutting-edge research from UMD faculty during the morning sessions. The afternoon sessions were facilitated by Terrapin Teachers Master Teachers. Activities focused on pedagogical strategies that could be implemented in the classrooms.