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Teacher Courses

Teacher Course Application

To participate in MSI's teacher courses, teachers must apply and be selected to enroll. Courses are designed for educators in grades 4 through 8 with limited experience teaching science, and priority is given to teachers in high-needs schools. 

Application dates:

Academic year courses – mid-August
Summer courses – mid-May

For academic year courses, teachers must apply in pairs and each teacher must submit a separate application. Principals also are required to submit an agreement form.