2017 RET Program Schedule and links

During the 6-week program, teachers will engage in research in a materials research lab at Penn State University. During the first week of the RET program teachers  will participate in materials and nano-science workshops, library training, notebook and safety training. They also attend weekly meetings for discussion, scientific seminars and workshops. The end of the summer program culminates in a symposium where teachers present their accomplishments from the summer in the form of a 5 minute presentation and a poster.

2017 RET Schedule:


RET 2017 Box folder

Research related links:

RET teaching/pedagogy related links:

PSU MRSEC minigrant

teachengineering.org ( a wealth of STEM lesson plans and RET vetted activities)

UNL MRSEC http://mrsec.unl.edu/teachers

Campus resources and info:

Neighborhood map showing points of interest:

Local Links: