BioEd Online Teacher Resources – Biology Lesson Plans. ‘A series of educational units for grades 4-8 highlighting each of the National Space Biomedical Research Institute’s (NSBRI) research areas. Subsequent units, developed by Baylor College of Medicine, will give students the opportunity to investigate each NSBRI research area. Established in 1997 through a NASA competition, the National Space Biomedical Research Institute is a consortium of 12 institutions working to prevent or solve health problems related to long-duration space travel and prolonged exposure to microgravity. The group’s primary mission objective is to ensure safe and productive human space flight.’
BioEd Online – Biology Teacher Resources from Baylor College of Medicine is an online educational resource for educators, students, and parents. BioEd Online utilizes state-of-the-art technology to give you instant access to reliable, cutting-edge information and educational tools for biology and related subjects. Our goal is to provide useful, accurate, and current information and materials that build upon and enhance the skills and knowledge of science educators. BioEd Online is a partnership between Baylor College of Medicine and Texas A&M University, and is funded by grants from the Houston Endowment, Inc.; Howard Hughes Medical Institute; the US Department of Education; the Science Education Partnership Award program of the National Center for Research Resources, National Institutes of Health; the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences; the RGK Foundation; and The Powell Foundation.