Adopting new teaching standards: Fun or folly? Teacher professional knowledge on new science teaching standards in Illinois

Author Michael Burt studies how chemistry teachers build their teaching curricula. He looks at how Illinois teachers use Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) in the classroom.

Muscular activity makes Duchenne muscular dystrophy worse in a worm model

Kiley Hughes uses the nematode worm to study Duchenne muscular dystrophy. She looks at a particular muscle protein and studies how exercise might protect the muscles of worms with this disease.