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Florida High School Students attend National JSHS Competition

Published: May 12th, 2016

Winners from the 2016 Florida Regional Junior Science, Engineering, and Humanities Symposium, held January by UF’s Center for Precollegiate Education and Traning, received the opportunity to attend the 54th National […]

Teaching for Cognitive Skills in a Classroom Setting

Published: May 9th, 2016

University of Florida Medical Students, Kristina Michaudet and Dr. Haley Carpenter, taught an Interdisciplinary Honors Seminar (IDH) Course during the 2015 Student Science Training Program (UF SSTP) called Think like […]

Florida High School Students Learn How to Diagnose Diabetes at SETS

Published: Mar 16th, 2016

  Written by: Priscilla Osorio Thirty-five high school students and their teacher from Wewahitchka High School visited UF on February 22 to attend the Special Explorations for Teachers and Students […]

CPET is hiring Student Assistants

Published: Jan 19th, 2016

Student Assistant Center for Precollegiate Education and Training (CPET) Two positions available immediately 10-20 hours per week: Variable hours based on student course schedule. This is a time-limited position for […]

2016 Summer Program Applications Are Available!

Published: Dec 14th, 2015

Applications for UF CPET summer programs in 2016 are now up online!  Please visit our 2016 Application Information Page for more details on how to apply. Student Programs Explorations in Biomedical […]

UF CPET Keeps Teachers Up to Date on Bioscience Technologies

Published: Nov 30th, 2015

The following article by Charles Boisseau is featured on the UF College of Education homepage.  Photo by Maggie Hernandez.   MOST OF THE TIME they are the teachers. Not this […]

Teacher Receives Grant, Provides Students with College Experience

Published: Nov 16th, 2015

Written by: Emiliano Cambra-Morales Gainesville, Fla. – Rockledge High School students were given the opportunity to conduct experiments and visit research laboratories at the University of Florida thanks to a […]

Classroom Explores Branches of Human Tree of Life

Published: Oct 30th, 2015

Written by: Emiliano Cambra-Morales Pompano Beach, Fla. – Students from Pompano Beach High School spent two days last week investigating the topic of human evolution with staff from the University […]

Registration for the 2015 Mini Medical School is now open!

Registration for the 2015 Mini Medical School is now open!

Published: Sep 21st, 2015

The UF Medical Guild and UF CPET are once again “Partnering for Tomorrow’s Health.” Secondary science, health, and vocational teachers are invited to the University of Florida Health Science Center […]

Teacher Debuts New Climate Change Curriculum for Biology Students

Published: Sep 21st, 2015

Written by: Emiliano Cambra-Morales Orlando, Fla. – Students at Edgewater High School were given the unique opportunity to work with live organisms during a curriculum implementation. Biology teacher Jessica Mahoney […]