The Massachusetts biotechnology industry depends on the preparedness and interest of the Massachusetts’ workforce to meet its dynamic challenges and to promote industry growth. The MassBioEd Foundation provides advocacy, support, and guidance to both K-12 schools and colleges and universities to help prepare the future biotech workforce. Our BioTeach and Higher Education programs develop institutional capacity to deliver state of the art learning aligned with industry needs and expectations.
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BioTeach provides biotechnology equipment, teacher professional development, and career exploration resources to MA public/vocational high schools to encourage student interest in the life sciences.
The strength of these programs is the result of extensive educator and industry collaboration. The programs harness the inventiveness, curiosity and imagination of scientists at their best in either the classroom or the industry lab.