Voelcker Biomedical Teachers Academy
Voelcker Biomedical Teachers Academy
Voelcker Biomedical Teachers Academy

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Mission Statement

The mission of the Voelcker Biosciences Teacher Academy (VBTA) is to create a network of empowered educational professionals who work collaboratively to improve math, science, and health education by:

  • Disseminating information to teachers
  • Offering professional development opportunities
  • Establishing mentor networks
  • Offering strategies for best practices
  • Creating a student culture that promotes independent, active,
    lifelong learners

 

UPCOMING EVENTS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

8th Annual Spring Conference

February 3, 2018
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Note: Avocado sandwich has been changed to Pimento Cheese

 


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Funding

Grant Number: 1 R25 OD020202-01A1
Principal Investigator: Michael J. Lichtenstein, MD
Project Title: Empowering K-12 STEM Teachers Through a Bioscience Academy

 

 

  • Disseminating information to teachers
  • Offering professional development opportunities
  • Establishing mentor networks
  • Offering strategies for best practices
  • Creating a student culture that promotes independent, active,
    lifelong learners

2017
Teacher of the Year

Juliana Berry

Mrs. Berry is a 5th grade teacher at Converse Elementary School in Judson ISD and a former teacher leader for the VBTA. Mrs. Berry is not only an outstanding teacher in the classroom, but she is also an outstanding mentor to other educators. Congratulations, Mrs. Berry, this award is well deserved!