<div dir="ltr"><div class="" style="color:rgb(20,24,35);font-family:helvetica,arial,sans-serif;font-size:14px;line-height:18px;white-space:pre-wrap"><div class="" style="direction:ltr"><span>The Teacher Institute for Evolutionary Science is a non-profit project whose goal is to help middle school science teachers effectively teach their state’s Evolution and Natural Selection standards. </span></div></div><div class="" style="color:rgb(20,24,35);font-family:helvetica,arial,sans-serif;font-size:14px;line-height:18px;white-space:pre-wrap"><div class="" style="direction:ltr"><span><br></span></div></div><div class="" style="color:rgb(20,24,35);font-family:helvetica,arial,sans-serif;font-size:14px;line-height:18px;white-space:pre-wrap"><div class="" style="direction:ltr"><span>They are always looking for presenters who are knowledgeable and passionate on the subject. They work with their presenters (teachers, college professors, scientists) to organize and schedule professional development opportunities in their local school districts or state conferences (all travel expenses covered). </span></div></div><div class="" style="color:rgb(20,24,35);font-family:helvetica,arial,sans-serif;font-size:14px;line-height:18px;white-space:pre-wrap"><div class="" style="direction:ltr"><span><br></span></div></div><div class="" style="color:rgb(20,24,35);font-family:helvetica,arial,sans-serif;font-size:14px;line-height:18px;white-space:pre-wrap"><div class="" style="direction:ltr"><span>They provide all of the materials and a $150 stipend per workshop.</span></div></div><div class="" style="color:rgb(20,24,35);font-family:helvetica,arial,sans-serif;font-size:14px;line-height:18px;white-space:pre-wrap"><div class="" style="direction:ltr"><span><br></span></div></div><div class="" style="color:rgb(20,24,35);font-family:helvetica,arial,sans-serif;font-size:14px;line-height:18px;white-space:pre-wrap"><div class="" style="direction:ltr"><span><a href="https://richarddawkins.net/ties/">https://richarddawkins.net/ties/</a></span></div></div><div class="" style="color:rgb(20,24,35);font-family:helvetica,arial,sans-serif;font-size:14px;line-height:18px;white-space:pre-wrap"><div class="" style="direction:ltr"><span><a href="https://richarddawkins.net/ties/online-learning/">https://richarddawkins.net/ties/online-learning/</a></span></div></div><div class="" style="color:rgb(20,24,35);font-family:helvetica,arial,sans-serif;font-size:14px;line-height:18px;white-space:pre-wrap"><div class="" style="direction:ltr"><span><br></span></div></div><div class="" style="color:rgb(20,24,35);font-family:helvetica,arial,sans-serif;font-size:14px;line-height:18px;white-space:pre-wrap"><div class="" style="direction:ltr"><span>**Both pages have a link for interested educators to join our TIES Teacher Corps.**</span></div></div><div><br></div>-- <br><div class="gmail_signature"><div dir="ltr"><b>Brandi Duncan-Herrington</b><div><b>MSTA Board Member - eCommunications<br></b><div>8th Grade Science Teacher at Armstrong Middle School</div><div>Classroom website: <a href="http://armstrong-herrington.wikispaces.com/" target="_blank"> armstrong-herrington.wikispaces.com</a></div></div></div></div>
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