This past summer, fifty-two teachers from 14 school districts across the state of Maine participated in a deep-dive professional development experience geared at helping them examine the three-dimensional nature of teaching and learning that is exemplified in the science and engineering standards. Teams participated in a series of institutes which helped them start the fundamental… [Read More]
Alexandria Brasili joined MMSA in April 2017 as a Research Associate. She holds a Master’s degree in Science Education from Oregon State University and a Bachelor’s degree in Biology from Bowdoin College.
MMSA Title: STEM Education Specialist. Lynn Farrin is a STEM Education Specialist at Maine Mathematics and Science Alliance, where she supports classroom teachers and afterschool educators through project work, consulting and curriculum development. Her focus is on science and engineering education and STEM integration, working to help educators, especially at the K-8 level, strengthen and… [Read More]
MMSA Title: Senior Research Scientist. Hometown: Newcastle Education: B.Sc. in Physics, Mathematics, and Applied Mathematics(Rhodes University); B.Sc. Honors in Theoretical Physics (University of Cape Town); M.Sc. in Astrophysics (University of Cape Town); Ph.D. in Science Education (U.C. Berkeley) Something you’re proud of at MMSA: The incredible ACRES team and the awards we’ve won. What is… [Read More]