ABE empowers teachers to bring biotechnology to their classrooms.
Curriculum & Resources
ABE offers lab-based, classroom-based (non-lab), and web-based investigations in biotechnology, and provides professional learning opportunities and resources to support teachers and students in the use of ABE materials.
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ABE Is Effective
Studies have shown that students exposed to ABE have increased interest and confidence in science and biotechnology.
Students made a significant and substantial gain in biotech learning.
Teachers reported greater interest, knowledge, and skills from their ABE training.
54% of participating public ABE schools in U.S. serving low SES students.
Tackling the “Impossible” in Biotechnology with AI
Every medicine in your local pharmacy has taken its own unique path to the shelf. From discovery and testing to manufacturing, a new tool is rapidly transforming those pathways: artificial intelligence (AI). And it’s not just hypothetical. AI is already tackling problems in biotechnology—in some cases, problems that were previously unsolvable. … > READ MORE
Extension: Gel Electrophoresis Troubleshooting
In this extension lab, students develop their own experiments to explore why this inconsistent DNA migration happens and what can be done to correct it. > READ MORE