LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A
program at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln this summer will help
elementary teachers find ways to teach science using soybeans as an
Groups of teachers from Nebraska and Kansas have signed
up for a three-week-long seminar at UNL. The program is sponsored by the
Nebraska Soybean Board and the United Soybean Board.
Tiffany Heng-Moss says the program is designed to let teachers
experience science and help them figure out new ways to teach it.
teacher Greg Tebo says soybeans are a good tool to teach students about
agriculture, weather and soil conditions. And teaching students about
soybeans helps them understand what farmers in Nebraska do.