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|Lead Partner, La Salle, Hosts Inaugural MSPGP Meeting|
|On March 21st, La Salle University hosted the inaugural meeting of the academic administrators of the higher education partners of the "Mathematics & Science Project of Greater Philadelphia" (MSPGP). |
The MSPGP is a five-year, $12.5 million research project funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) to encourage the study of mathematics and science among middle and high school students through improvements in their respective pedagogies. La Salle University is the lead partner of the MSPGP.
The NSF meeting brought together representatives of the MSPGP's higher education partners, La Salle administration, and MSPGP staff. Representatives from the National Science Foundation were also be in attendance.
(Pictured) Dr. James Hamos, Program Director, Math Science Partnership, from the National Science Foundation, provided an overview of the MSP intiative.