Welcome to MITS

MITS is a non-profit Massachusetts based organization providing, high quality professional development for K-12 teachers and informal educators.  Through collaborations with over 100 museums, aquaria, nature centers, and other non-profit science education organizations,  MITS’ educator workshops and programs increase awareness of and improve the quality of teaching inquiry-based, minds-on, hands-on STEM education. By providing teachers with the knowledge, skills and resources to provide effective STEM instruction, MITS’ programs increase student interest and achievement in science, technology and engineering. More about us »

 


Programs

 

 

2018 Professional Development Seminar Series
Hands-on, minds-on, inquiry-based professional development seminars for informal educators.

 

Join MITS this winter for an exciting professional development opportunity for you and your staff!

Visit our Professional Development Seminar series page for more information and to register!

 

 

 

 

Lighting the Way with Wind and Solar: Pathways to a Sustainable Energy Future
A 2-Day Workshop for Middle and High School Educators on April 6th & 7th, 2018

 

Spend 2 days in April investigating renewable energy, experimenting with solar and wind powered technologies and using hands-on, minds-on activities to discover where energy, climate change and sustainable solutions are found within the 2016 Science and Technology/Engineering Standards. Return home with a kit containing equipment ready to use in your classroom to charge up your curriculum!

Visit our Teacher Workshops page for more information and to register!

 

Science By Connections

SI13-Brochure-Gear-Logo-w-MITS-logo-REDUCEDThe hub for STEM resources including in-school programs, field trips and professional development opportunities. Visit www.sciencebyconnections.org

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