Save the Date!

2019 Summer Workshop 

Evolution of Data in the Classroom: From Data to Data Science

July 14-19
College of William & Mary
Williamsburg, VA

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The 2018 Summer Workshop is over! Thanks to our participants and staff for a wonderful week of conversations about biology education, sharing resources, and having fun!  

Wicked Problems: Investigating real world problems in the biology classroom

 Was held June 18-23, 2018 at Harvey Mudd College, CA

Check this website to see what happened this year: https://qubeshub.org/groups/summer2018

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What makes BioQUEST special?

We’ve been making a difference in STEM education since 1988. Read the

Achieving Scale for STEM Reform: Communities of Transformation and their work scaling STEM reform

report from the Pulias Center for Higher Education.

 

 

 

 

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Quantitative Undergraduate Biology Education

QUBES is a community of math and biology educators who share resources and methods for preparing students to use quantitative approaches to tackle real life biological problems.

The five major QUBES initiatives include:

  • QUBES Consortium:  coordinating the efforts and resources of disparate communities invested in promoting quantitative biology education;
  • QUBES Faculty Mentoring Networks:  supporting faculty understanding and implementation of specific quantitative biology concepts and teaching approaches;
  • QUBES Hub:  increasing the visibility, utility, and adoption of existing quantitative biology materials and the capacity for peer educator interaction;
  • QUBES Metrics:  quantifying and tracking faculty contribution to quantitative biology education scholarship; and,
  • Implementation Research:  studying and disseminating the features of QUBES that increase implementation success.

BioQUEST is one of the founding institutions of the QUBES project. QUBES is funded by the NSF.

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Here’s what we’ve been up to recently!

 

Images from BioQUEST Workshops and Projects