Education Opinion

Subject Fusion

By Education Week Staff — November 28, 2007 1 min read
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University of Houston-Downtown’s START Summer Program is a blend
of math and science curricula designed to encourage participation in
the subjects. 9th to 12th grade Houston-area students spend three
weeks attending classes, creating projects and taking field trips.

CHEMSTART Students displaying their city-building project

Field trip to Sea Center Texas

Showing a snake skin during a field trip to the wetlands

Nature hike in the Gulf Coast Bird Observatory


- Jon M. Aoki, Ed.D., assistant professor, department of Natural Sciences, Univ. of Houston-Downtown, Houston, Texas

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