Average Scores on Widely Used Assessment More than Double Physics students from rural Mississippi high schools who attended the Global Teaching Project’s Advanced STEM Summer Preparatory Program achieved “statistically significant” gains, according to independent assessments conducted by the Center for Research and Evaluation (CERE) at the University of Mississippi. Physics students were tested at the beginning and end of their 8-day Summer Program sessions to assess their progress. The students’ mean score more than doubled on the tests, which were …
Tutoring for the Global Teaching Project (GTP) for the last three years has been an unparalleled experience. Starting with a class of just two students at Lake High School in Scott County, Mississippi, at the beginning of my Sophomore year of college, I finished my Senior year with eight students. The program has grown so much in the past few years, and I am grateful to have been able to grow with it.
Alex Lusak a Global Teaching Project tutor from Yale University shares his thoughts on the Winter 2020 MLK Program.
Jasmine R. from Houston High School, Class of 2020 shares her thoughts on the Global Teaching Projects’ Advanced STEM Winter Program, Jackson, Mississippi.
From January 17-20, 2020, we successfully conducted a four-day, residential AP Winter STEM Program for participating and prospective AP students at Millsaps College and Jackson State University in Jackson, Mississippi.