The Power of Meaningful School Partnerships | Casey Bethel | TEDxDouglasville

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Published on September 12, 2017
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Casey Bethel is a passionate educator and an accomplished scientist. He hosts elementary STEM exhibitions and tutors middle school science students. Lessons he designed have been published in The Journal of Chemical Education. In this engaging talk, Casey encourages partnerships between schools, universities, and industry organizations. He shares several examples of how these partnerships can provide positive and potentially life-changing opportunities to students. Casey Bethel is a passionate educator and an accomplished scientist. He hosts elementary STEM exhibitions and tutors middle school science students. At New Manchester High, he teaches Advanced Placement Biology and Physics. He is also an Adjunct Professor at two local universities. Lessons he designed have been published in The Journal of Chemical Education. In 2015, he was nominated for the Presidential Award of Excellence in Math and Science Teaching. Away from school, he conducts Biochemistry research at GA Tech, hoping to find cures for Alzheimer’s disease and Inherited Glaucoma. His most recent publication appeared in Nature-Chemical Biology. This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at https://www.ted.com/tedx