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A good teacher can teach any subject as long as they have high-quality resources. TIES provides middle school and elementary teachers the tools they need to effectively teach evolution and answer its critics based on new Next Generation Science Standards.

People Who Understand Evolution Are More Likely To Accept It

That’s why we’ve provided free teacher workshops on evolution in all 50 states!

Where We're Headed Next

  • Virtual – September 22, 2020 / 8:00 pm - 9:00 pmTeaching Online? Try this Middle School Student-Guided Unit on Evolution. Online at: https://www.crowdcast.io/e/teaching-online-try-this. Presented by Bertha Vazquez.

  • Virtual – September 24, 2020 / 8:00 pm - 9:00 pmTeaching Online? Try this High School Student-Guided Unit on Evolution. Online at https://www.crowdcast.io/e/teaching-online-try-this-2. Presented by Bertha Vazquez.

  • Virtual – September 26, 2020The Virginia Science Teachers Association Annual Conference. Registration Link coming soon! . Presented by Christopher Moran.

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Can't make it to one of our in-person workshops? Watch our online workshop and get the help you need in your classroom wherever you are.

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Upcoming: Teaching Online? Try this Middle School Student-Guided Unit on Evolution
Tuesday, September 22, 2020 - 8:00pm

The Teacher Institute for Evolutionary Science has created a FREE middle school student-guided unit on evolution which covers all of your content standards. Students can follow along on their own or you can guide them in a class setting. The unit takes students to interactive web pages, online games, videos, and more. This webinar will …

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Upcoming: Teaching Online? Try this High School Student-Guided Unit on Evolution
Thursday, September 24, 2020 - 8:00pm

The Teacher Institute for Evolutionary Science has created a FREE high school student-guided unit on evolution which covers all of your content standards. Students can follow along on their own or you can guide them in a class setting. The unit takes students to interactive web pages, online games, videos, and more. This webinar will …

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Upcoming: Survival of the Friendliest
Thursday, October 8, 2020 - 8:00pm

Arguably, no folk theory of human nature has done more harm—or is more mistaken—than the “survival of the fittest.” The idea that the strong and ruthless will survive while the weak perish became cemented in the collective consciousness around the publication of the fifth edition of Charles Darwin’s Origin of Species in 1869, in which he wrote …

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Upcoming: Meet an Evolutionary Biologist, Dr. Alex Wilson
Thursday, October 15, 2020 - 8:00pm

Dr. Alex Wilson is an evolutionary biologist who studies symbiotic relationships. She will tell us a little bit about her research with aphids and take your questions about what life is like for a research scientist at a major university.

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Featured: Maddening Evolution Misconceptions with Stephanie Keep
August 1, 2018

Everyone knows that the United States is not among the top tier… or even middle tier when it comes to understanding and accepting evolution. But why? This talk will briefly explore the “how did we get here?” of evolution acceptance in the United States, before zooming in on one of the most maddening causes (and …

 
Featured: Richard Dawkins Answers your Students’ Questions
April 1, 2018

The Teacher Institute for Evolutionary Science (TIES) hosted a special webinar with evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins and Director of TIES Bertha Vazquez. Webinar date: 4/1/2018


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We are looking for science teachers who can volunteer to present workshops in their school districts and local colleges on their state science standards on evolution and natural selection.

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