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We’re excited to share these stories, tips and updates from Letters to a Pre-Scientist community members!

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Aliyah Weinstein

Scientist Spotlight #1: Lauren Shields

Welcome to our first Scientist Spotlight feature! Today, we’re focusing on Lauren Shields, who recently earned her PhD in Biomedical Sciences from the University of

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Aliyah Weinstein

Election Response

Over the past week, we’ve heard from scientists, teachers, and students participating in Letters to a Pre-Scientist regarding the implications of last week’s U.S. elections.

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Aliyah Weinstein

Improving science education standards

Each month, we ask one of the teachers running Letters to a Pre-Scientist in their classroom to write a blog post related broadly to science

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Aliyah Weinstein

New feature: Scientist Spotlight!

Our program would not exist without the support of nearly 500 scientists from around the world and their willingness to share their passion for science

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Aliyah Weinstein

Welcome back!

Welcome back to another school year! This year, over 400 pre-scientists from almost 20 classrooms across the United States are participating in the Letters to a

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Anna Goldstein

Guest scientists in Ms. Madden’s classroom

The pre-scientists in Ms. Madden’s classes at Equitas Academy have had a lot of exposure to new and interesting areas of science lately. Two scientist mentors

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Jaleal Sanjak

Evolving Relationships

All letter-opening days are exciting for our pre-scientists.  But each one is a bit different. The first day is full of curiosity. The students don’t