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BioRAP

TEF has contributed to the development and distribution of curriculum materials, including BioRAP curriculum handouts.  BioRAP (Biological Research for Aanimals and People) was a collection of written materials for inquisitive science and health students and their teachers.   Flyers focusing on genetics research, product safety, cancer, AIDS and risk assessment were developed for use as curriculum resources in upper grades.

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Cell Biology

Essentials of Cell Biology: Toxicology in Action is a dynamic CD-ROM curriculum that used an interactive approach to teach the basics of toxicology and cell biology. Developed by university scientists, the program engaged learners in the study of basic science by demonstrating how cell biology relates to the real world concerns of a working toxicologist. The CD was designed for use in high school and undergraduate college courses and when it was readily available it was free, thanks in part to support from the Toxicology Education Foundation.

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ToxRAP™

TEF has contributed to the development and distribution of curriculum materials, including Toxicology, Risk Assessment and Pollution (ToxRAP™) curriculum handouts on risk assessment and product safety.   ToxRAP™ materials still available online can be found at http://web.sph.rutgers.edu/toxrweb/k3_about_frameset.html. After NIEHS charged its funded research centers to develop educational outreach materials, TEF proposed to leverage this large government investment by distributing selected exemplary units of these curriculum materials and implementing national ...

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Toxicology in the Classroom

This program has evolved with the changing times.   Currently TEF identifies our own Tox Topics aimed primarily at a general public audience that teachers may also find useful (see the Suitable for Classroom tab within Educational Resources).   Initially this program was able to provide professional development opportunities and disseminate quality curricula developed by others to teachers throughout the United States to support science education reform and increase toxicology literacy.    TEF is pleased to have contributed in the past to the following organizations ...

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