July 31, 2021

Athol Daily News – Monty Tech awarded $109,988 grant to support STEM equipment and teacher professional development

Published: 7/4/2021 4:49:48 PM

Modified: 7/4/2021 4:49:50 PM

FITCHBURG — On June 28, the Baker-Polito Administration and the Massachusetts Life Sciences Center (MLSC) announced 27 grants totaling $3.4 million through the MLSC’s STEM Equipment and Professional Development Grant program. Montachusett Regional Vocational Technical School (“Monty Tech”) was awarded $109,988 to develop an all-new microbiology course and provide high-quality professional development opportunities to science instructors.

“Our administration is committed to supporting the next generation of the life sciences workforce by engaging Massachusetts students in hands-on learning in essential STEM curricula,” said Lt. Governor Karyn Polito. “With partners like the Life Sciences Center, we are continuing to expand opportunities for students to be exposed early…

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