This introductory program provides a 3-week online guided learning community for teams of high school students who want to design biotechnologies to make the world a better place. The course will be open to Classrooms (11-25 students), Clubs/Pods (3-10 students), and individual Educator Observers.
This program will be offered regularly throughout the academic year Register for the month that’s right for you
Five (5) hours of asynchronous lectures by Dr. Natalie Kuldell, biodesign assignments, reference materials, feedback on assignments and projects from BioBuilder teaching assistants, weekly live Office Hours, and a Project Showcase.
Adapted from our high school curriculum, BIOBUILDERS 6-7-8 program provides small groups of middle school students (12-18 at a time) with an introduction to the BioBuilder curriculum and an opportunity to pursue a group project in biodesign. The 3-week workshop will open to individual students.
What’s included? Five (5) hours of live instruction, four hours (4) of guided project team collaboration, biodesign assignments, reference materials, feedback on assignments and projects from BioBuilder Teaching Fellows, and a Project Showcase.
PROJECT DEVELOPMENT STUDIO
For 2020-2021, the resources of the BioBuilderClub have been repurposed into this advanced program, open to previous BioBuilderClub teams and to teams who have completed the Idea Accelerator who wish to further pursue their project ideas.
What’s included? A PDF of the BioBuilder textbook, ten (10) hours of consultation from a dedicated Expert Consultant (a practicing bioengineer from our mentor cadre), and the opportunity to present your progress at the virtual Final Assembly.
Enrolling now for the October 13th start date (teams accepted on a rolling basis)