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The Cornell Institute for Biology Teachers was created in 1989 to support high school biology teachers through workshops, computer acquisition and training and an equipment lending library. CIBT was the creation of Dr. Rita Calvo, a senior lecturer in genetics at Cornell and Dr. Peter Bruns, Director of the Division of Biological Sciences. They worked with master teachers from New York State to identify the challenges facing biology teachers in the late 80's and 90's. Read More


To All Summer Workshop Applicants...

If you are in the process of applying for the All Things Bio Middle School Teacher Workshop OR the Best of Eco-CIBT High School Teacher Workshop this summer, ...

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Apr 11 2015

Splash! At Cornell is a new weekend enrichment program for students grades 7-12 hosted at our beautiful campus in Ithaca, New York. The program allows talented ...

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