October 23rd, 2020

Teachers: Join us for a remote/hands-on Genes in Space workshop!

Educators: Join the Genes in Space team for a remote, hands-on professional development workshop this winter! Participants will learn about exciting additions to the 2021 competition, and will take part in a guided, hands-on demonstration of BioBits cell-free system, which will be available to support Genes in Space experiments aboard the ISS next year. All participants will receive a loaner kit of the equipment and reagents they need to participate in the demo.

Space in the workshops is limited, so act now if you are interested in attending! For more information and details on how to register, see below.

*Note: This opportunity is only open to middle and high school teachers in the United States.*


Cost: $25

Location: Virtual (sessions will be held in Zoom)

Dates: (same programming will be repeated on all dates)

  • Saturday, December 5th (12-2pm ET)
  • Monday, January 18th (12-2pm ET)
  • Monday, February 15th (2-4pm ET)
  • Wednesday, March 10th (6-8pm ET)

To register: Email genesinspace@minipcr.com and indicate your role, institution, and the date of the workshop you are interested in attending. If space is available, you will be sent links to complete your registration and pay your workshop fee.


Posted in Educators, Workshops.