About the Institute: a community of workshop participants Institute for Inquiry  
Over the past 10 years, we have worked with more than 4500 educators from 158 projects representing 862 districts in 39 states. Our graduates include teachers, professional developers, curriculum specialists, principals, museum educators, and university professors.
International Teams
Alabama

HASP LSC (Hands-on Activities Science Program)
    Athens City Schools
    Decatur Public Schools
    Ft. Payne City School District
    Jackson County Schools
    Limestone County Schools
    Madison City Schools
    Madison County Schools
    Morgan County Schools
    Scottsboro City Schools
    University of Alabama, Huntsville
Huntsville
HASP Madison (Hands-on Activities Science Program)
    Madison City Schools
Madison
Middle Grades Hands-on Activity Science Program
    Athens City Schools
    Decatur Public Schools
    Ft. Payne City School District
    Jackson County Schools
    Madison City Schools
    Morgan County Schools
    Scottsboro City Schools
    University of Alabama, Huntsville
Huntsville
Project TEAMS (Teaching Easy Access to Math & Science)
    Montgomery Public Schools
Montgomery
Alaska

Anchorage (Earth Systems Implementation Project)
    Anchorage School District
Anchorage
Arizona

Center for Science Teaching and Learning
    Northern Arizona University
Flagstaff
D.E.S.E.R.T. Project (Tucson Unified)
    Tucson Unified School District
Tucson
Gilbert Systemic Science Plan
    Gilbert Public Schools
Gilbert
Mesa Unified School District
    Mesa Unified School District
Mesa
Phoenix USI (Urban Systemic Initiative)
    Cartwright Elementary School District
    Isaac School District
    Phoenix ESD
    Roosevelt Elementary District
Phoenix
Arkansas

Be the first in Arkansas to attend an Institute for Inquiry workshop.
    
California

(PS3) Partnerships for Student Success in Science (formerly BASEE)
    Cupertino Union School District
    Los Altos School District
    Menlo Park City School District
    Mountain View-Whisman School District
    Newark USD (Unified School District)
    Palo Alto Unified School District
    Redwood City School District
    San Mateo-Foster City School District
    Santa Clara Unified School District
Mountain View
Astronomical Society of the Pacific
    
San Francisco
Beckman@Science
    Orange County k-6 Districts
Fullerton
CAPSI (Caltech Pre-college science initiative)
    Bakersfield USD
    Caltech Pre-college Science Initiative
    Desert Sands USD
    El Centro Elementary School District
    Hacienda LaPuente USD
    Inglewood USD
    Lennox USD
    Lynwood USD
    Pasadena Unified School District
    South Bay Union School District
    Stockton USD
    Tulare USD
    Whittier USD
Pasadena
CSUS (California State University, Sacramento)
    California Science Project, Sacramento
    Sacramento and surrounding counties
Sacramento
Castro Valley Unified School District
    Castro Valley Unified School District
Castro Valley
Central Valley Science Project
    California Science Project - Central Valley
    Fresno Unified School District
Fresno
Cotati-Rohnert Park Unified School District
    Cotati-Rohnert Park Unified School District
Rohnert Park
Dixie School District
    Dixie School District
San Rafael
Edible School Yard
    Berkeley Unified School District
Berkeley
Fresno Metropolitan Museum
    School districts surrounding greater Fresno
Fresno
Hewlett-Packard Grant
    Battle Ground School District (WA)
    Bend/LaPine District #1 (OR)
    Bethel School District (OR)
    Corvallis School District (OR)
    McMinnville School District (OR)
    S. Placer Science Consortium (CA)
Palo Alto
LASERS - Life Lab Science Program (Language Acquisition in Science Education for Rural Schools)
    Alisal Union School District
    Aromas-San Juan Unified School District
    Hollister School District
    King City Union School District
    North Monterey County Unified School District
    Salinas City Unified School District
Santa Cruz
LITES (Leadership Institute for Teaching Elementary Science)
    Mills College
    Oakland Public School District
Oakland
Lawrence Hall of Science
    Oakland Unified School District
Berkeley
Los Gatos Union School District
    Los Gatos Union School District
Los Gatos
Marin Country Day School
    
Corte Madera
Mill Valley Elementary
    Mill Valley School District
Mill Valley
National City School District
    National School District
National City
Newark USD (Unified School District) (CA)
    Newark USD (Unified School District)
Newark
Novato Unified School District
    Novato Unified School District
Novato
Reuben H. Fleet Science Center
    San Diego Unified School District
San Diego
Ross Valley School District
    Ross Valley School District
Ross
SFUSD (San Francisco Unified School District)
    San Francisco Unified School District
San Francisco
San Luis Obispo Science Project
    California State University, San Luis Obispo
    Guadalupe Union School District
San Luis Obisbo
Santa Rosa City Schools
    Santa Rosa City Schools
Santa Rosa
Saratoga Union School District
    Saratoga Union School District
Saratoga
South Bay Union School District
    South Bay Union School District
Imperial Beach
Tulare City School District
    Tulare City School District
Tulare
VIPS (Valle Imperial Project in Science)
    El Centro School District
    San Diego State University
    Westmorland Union ESD
El Centro
Colorado

Pueblo School District No. 60
    Pueblo School District No. 60
Pueblo
STEP-uP Project (Science Teacher Enhancement Project Unifying the Pikes Peak Region)
    Colorado Springs School District 11
    Harrison School District 2
    The Colorado College
Colorado Springs
Connecticut

Connecticut Center for Science and Exploration
    
Hartford
Wallingford Public Schools
    Connecticut Academy for Education in Math and Science
    Wallingford Public Schools
Wallingford
Westport Public Schools
    Westport Public Schools
Westport
Delaware

Be the first in Delaware to attend an Institute for Inquiry workshop.
    
District of Columbia

District of Columbia Public Schools
    District of Columbia Public Schools
Washington
Florida

Delta Rural Systemic Intitative
    Eisenhower Consortium
    Mississippi Valley State University
    rural school districts in Mississippi, Arkansas and Louisiana
Tallahassee
University of Central Florida
    Orlando Public Schools
    Orlando Science Center
Orlando
Georgia

Teaching for Inquiry
    The Georgia Teacher Center
Kennesaw
Hawaii

Maui Economic Development Board
    Maui District Public Schools
Kihei
Idaho

Be the first in Idaho to attend an Institute for Inquiry workshop.
    
Illinois

University of Illinois
    Chicago Public Schools
Chicago
Indiana

Building Bridges
    Ball State University
    Muncie Community School Corporation
    Muncie area rural school districts
Muncie
ETHOS, Inc. (Encouraging Technology & Hands-on Science)
    Elkhart Community School Corp.
Elkhart
Indian Creek Elementary
    MSD Lawrence Township
Indianapolis
South Bend Community School Corporation
    South Bend Community School Corporation
South Bend
Iowa

Be the first in Iowa to attend an Institute for Inquiry workshop.
    
Kansas

Be the first in Kansas to attend an Institute for Inquiry workshop.
    
Kentucky

ARSI Master Teacher Project (Appalachian Rural Systemic Initiative)
    Fentress County School District
    Knott County School District
    Lewis County School District
Lexington
Fayette County Public Schools
    Fayette County Public Schools
Lexington
Louisiana

DEEP in Science (Developing Educational Excellence and Proficiency)
    21 Louisiana School Systems
Baton Rouge
LIGO (Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory)
    All 66 Louisiana School Districts
Baton Rouge
St. Charles Parish Public Schools
    St. Charles Parish Public Schools
Luling
Maine

Be the first in Maine to attend an Institute for Inquiry workshop.
    
Maryland

MCPS Science Connections
    Montgomery County Public Schools
Rockville
Massachusetts

Brookline Educators Studying Science (BESST)
    Brookline Public Schools
Brookline
Cambridge Public Schools
    Cambridge Public Schools
Cambridge
EDCO (Educational Collaborative for Greater Boston, Inc.)
    20 school districts in the greater Boston area
Lincoln
Fall River Public Schools
    Fall River Public Schools
Fall River
Science Discovery Museum
    
Acton
Uxbridge Schools
    Uxbridge Public Schools
Uxbridge
Michigan

Battle Creek Area Mathematics and Science Center
    Battle Creek and area School Districts
Battle Creek
Holland Public Schools
    Holland Public Schools
Holland
Kalamazoo Area Inquiry Team
    Kalamazoo Area School
    Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo
Plymouth-Canton Community Schools
    Plymouth-Canton Community Schools
Plymouth
Troy School District
    Troy School District
Troy
Minnesota

Crossroads Elementary (St. Paul)
    Saint Paul Public Schools
    Science Museum of Minnesota
Saint Paul
Minneapolis Public Schools: Science Works!
    Minneapolis Public Schools
    Science Museum of Minnesota
Minneapolis
St. Cloud State University
    
St. Cloud
St. Paul Public Schools
    St Paul Public Schools
St. Paul
Mississippi

Jackson Public School District
    Jackson Public School District
Jackson
Missouri

Missouri Botanical Garden
    
St. Louis
Schools for Thought in St. Louis
    St. Louis Public Schools
    St. Louis Science Center
St. Louis
Montana

Keystone Project (Montana)
    Bozeman Public Schools
    Browning Public Schools
    Butte Public Schools
Bozeman
Salish-Kootenai Rural Systems Initiative
    Polson School District
    Ronan School District 30
    Salish-Kootenai College
    St. Ignatius School Distrist
Polson
Nebraska

Banneker 2000 (Omaha Public Schols)
    Omaha Public Schools
Omaha
Lincoln Public Schools Partnership
    Lincoln Public Schools
    University of Nebraska State Museum
Lincoln
Nevada

MASE II (Mathematics and Science Enhancement II, Clark County)
    Clark County School District
Las Vegas
RPDP (Southern Nevada Regional Professional Development Program)
    Clark County School District
Las Vegas
New Hampshire

Be the first in New Hampshire to attend an Institute for Inquiry workshop.
    
New Jersey

E=MC2 (Local Systemic Change project)
    Ewing Township Public Schools
    Lawrence Township Public Schools
    West Windsor-Plainsboro Regional School District
Trenton
Merck Partnership for Local Systemic Change
    Linden Public Schools
    Merck Institute for Science Education
    North Penn. School District
    Rahway Public Schools
    Readington Township School District
Princeton
New Mexico

Be the first in New Mexico to attend an Institute for Inquiry workshop.
    
New York

Buffalo Public Schools Project Team
    Buffalo Public Schools
Buffalo
CSD #24 (Community School District)
    CSD #24
Queens
CSD #3 (Community School District)
    CSD #3
New York
CSD #5 (Community School District)
    CSD #5
New York
CSD #6 (Community School District)
    CSD #6
New York
First Hand Learning
    
Buffalo
OCM BOCES (Onondaga-Cortland-Madison Board of Cooperative Educational Services)
    
Syracuse
Pine Bush Central School District
    Pine Bush Central School District
Pine Bush
Project PASS (Partnerships for Access and Student Success)
    Newburgh Enlarged City School District
Newburgh
Science in the SEAMLESS DAY
    Community School District 18
Brooklyn
North Carolina

Bladen County Schools
    Bladen County Schools
Bladen County
CIBL (Center for Inquiry-Based Learning)
    Duke University
Durham
Iredell-Statesville Schools
    Iredell-Statesville Schools
Statesville
Wake County Public Schools
    Wake County Public School System
Raleigh
North Dakota

Be the first in North Dakota to attend an Institute for Inquiry workshop.
    
Ohio

COSI Columbus (Center of Science and Industry)
    
Columbus
COSI Toledo (Center of Science and Industry)
    
Toledo
Cincinnati Public Schools
    Cincinnati Public Schools
Cincinnati
SEEDS/SATURN Project
    Stark County School District
Canton
Oklahoma

Stillwater Public School District
    Stillwater Public School District
Stillwater
Tulsa Public Schools
    Tulsa Public School District
Tulsa
Oregon

Be the first in Oregon to attend an Institute for Inquiry workshop.
    
Pennsylvania

ASSET Inc. (Achieving Student Success Through Excellence in Teaching)
    18 Districts in the Pittsburgh area
    Duquesne University
Pittsburgh
Greater Philadelphia MSP (Math and Science Partnership)
    13 institutions of higher education outside of Philadelphias
    46 school districts in 12 counties outside of Philadelphia
Wallingford
Keystone Science Network (Franklin Institute)
    Franklin Institute Science Museum
Philadelphia
PRIME+PLUS (Pittsburg Public Schools)
    Pittsburgh Public Schools
Pittsburgh
Rhode Island

GEMS-NET (Guiding Education in Mathematics and Science Network)
    Chariho Scool District
    East Greenwich School District
    Exeter-West Greenwich School District
    Jamestown School District
    Narragansett School District
    North Kingstown Schools
    South Kingstown Schools
    University of Rhode Island
    Warwick School District
    Westerly School District
Kingston
KITES- East Bay Ed. Collaborative
    Barrington School District
    Bristol Warren School District
    East Providence School District
    Little Compton School District
    Middletown School District
    Newport School District
    Portsmouth School District
    Rhode Island Department of Education
    Tiverton School District
Providence
South Carolina

Dorchester Team "4" Success
    Dorchester School District Four
Moncks Corner
Hub-Bub is all about Inquiry
    BCO Hub (Bamberg, Calhoun, Orangeburg School Districts)
    Midlands Hub (Lexington and Richland School Districts)
    SC State Systemic Initiative
Orangeburg
Lowcountry Math and Science Regional Center (LMSRC)
    Colleton County School District
    Hampton School District 2
Goose Creek
Project Inquiry (Charleston and Berkeley)
    Berkeley County Schools
    Charleston County School District
Charleston
South Dakota

BLAHST (Black Hills Science Teaching Project)
    Douglas School District
    Lead-Deadwood School District
    Sanford Center for Science Education/Black Hills State University
    Spearfish School District
    Wall School District
Spearfish
Tennessee

ARSI (Appalachian Rural Systemic Initiative)
    Appalachia Educational Laboratory
    Oneida Special School District
    Tennessee's Building a Presence for Science
    Williamson County Schools
Knoxville
Mathematics and Science Synergy (MaSS)
    Hamilton County Schools
Chattanooga
Memphis Urban Systemic Program
    Memphis City Schools
Memphis
Metro-Nashville LSC (Local Systemic Change) Project
    
Nashville
Tennessee Science Inquiry Project
    University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville
Texas

Beaumont Independent School District
    Beaumont Independent School District
Beaumont
Fort Worth Museum of Science and History
    Carroll Independent School District
    Charles A. Dana Center
    Fort Worth Museum of Science and History
Fort Worth
Spring Branch ISD (Independent School District)
    Spring Branch ISD
Houston
TEMS (Teaching Excellence in Math and Science)
    Tyler Independent School District
    University of Texas, Tyler
Tyler
Texas Rural Systemic Initiative
    
Canyon
Utah

Be the first in Utah to attend an Institute for Inquiry workshop.
    
Vermont

CASP (Continuous Assessment in Science Program)
    Middlebury College
    Monkton School District
    Shoreham School District
Burlington
Virginia

National Wildlife Federation Education Programs
    
Reston
Washington

Evergreen School District
    Evergreen School District
Vancouver
K-5 Inquiry-Based Science Program (Seattle)
    Seattle Public Schools
Seattle
Longview Schools
    Longview School District
Longview
Middle School Science Systemic Change Partnership
    Bellevue School District
    Highline School District
    Northshore School District
    Seattle Public Schools
    Shoreline School District
    University of Washington
Seattle
PESE - ESD #112 (Parnerships for Elementary Science Education- Educational Service District)
    Battle Ground School District (WA)
    Evergreen School District
    La Center School District #101
    Longview Public Schools
    Washington State University, Vancouver
    Washougal School District
Vancouver
Pacific Science Center
    Riverview School District
    Skykomish School District
    Snoqualmie Valley School District
Seattle
Seattle Aquarium
    Seattle Public Schools
Seattle
West Virginia

W. Virginia -Handle on Science Project
    Brooke County Schools
    Hancock County Schools
    Marshall County Schools
    Ohio County Schools
    Wetzel County Schools
Wheeling
Wisconsin

Be the first in Wisconsin to attend an Institute for Inquiry workshop.
    
Wyoming

University of Wyoming Science Education Initiative
    Albany County School District #1
    Laramie County School District #1
    Sheridan County School District #2
    University Of Wyoming
    Wind River Indian Reservation
Laramie
International

Be the first in International to attend an Institute for Inquiry workshop.
    

 

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