Cores for HHMI

Evolution 2018


This course is designed to help teachers deepen their content knowledge in evolution, especially content required to teach evolution at the high school level. Unit 1, which requires at least 5 hours, focuses on the mechanisms of evolution. Units 2 and 3 combined require at least 5 hours. Unit 2 focuses on sources of evidence supporting evolutionary theory. Unit 3 focuses on patterns of evolution, including phylogenies and macroevolution.