Science Education Partnership

Science Education Partnership

Teacher / Scientist Collaboration

Fostering Partnerships

SEP is a professional development program for secondary school science teachers in Washington State sponsored by Fred Hutch. It was designed and developed alongside teachers, and has built a strong and supportive network of hundreds of committed science educators.

Summer Session

Gain Skills & Expertise

Learn cutting-edge science by working alongside a research scientist mentor in Fred Hutch labs or in labs of partner organizations. Bring new ideas, skills, and resources back to your classroom. Participants have access to equipment and supplies through our kit loan program.

Application Information

How to Apply

SEP invites 25 educators to participate in the program each year. Teachers interested in learning about the application process should visit our Application Information page. 

In The News

What's Happening

Read articles about Science Education Partnership events, workshops, staff and more. More news >

Interested in learning more about SEP?

Meet SEP staff at our information session on November 14 prior to the Fred Hutch Science 4 Life presentation on prostate cancer research! 

SEP Teachers: Attend one of our workshops during the school year!

  • ELISA (Feb 3)
  • Models/3D Printing/Proj Violet (Mar 10)
  • Elephant Trunk (April 28)

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