Education on the Benefits & Implications of Personal GeneticsWhat can an analysis of your DNA reveal about you, your family history, and your health? What might easy access to information about your genes mean for you and for society as a whole? The ability to learn about our genes and how they work has undergone an enormous leap forward in the last 10 years. pgEd aims to get people talking about the potential benefits and implications of the fast-approaching world of personal genetics. Let's begin the conversation.
Highlights from pgEd
- National Association of Biology Teachers Conference on November 12-14 in Providence, RI! Not going to NABT? Click here to see where else we'll be this fall, and download our lesson plans for free. Keep up with news for teachers →
- Map-Ed.org to answer 5 questions about genetics and pin yourself on our world map. New quizzes are in the works, and we're dreaming up fun ideas to launch Map-Ed competitions, thanks to support from Sigma-Aldrich and Autodesk. Pin yourself →
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