Hinton Scholars AP Biology Program

Recruiting New Tutors (2017-2018)

Program begins on Thursday, September 28, 2017 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
260 Longwood Ave. TMEC Learning Studios
For details please download the job posting.
Tutor Application Form

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2014-15 Open Labs Program

Are you interested in bringing Biology students to Harvard Medical School for a lab experience?

Classes may perform any of the following new "Big Idea" AP Biology labs
  • Diffusion & Osmosis - AP Investigation #4
  • Enzymes - AP Investigation #13
  • Photosynthesis- AP Investigation #5
  • Cellular Respiration - AP Investigation #6
  • Restriction Enzyme Analysis of DNA - AP Investigation #9
  • Transpiration - AP Investigation #11
Available Dates*
  • Tuesday, December 9, 2014 - Urban Science Academy (1:30 - 4:00 PM)
  • Tuesday, January 13, 2015 - Snowden International School (1:00 - 3:30)
  • Tuesday, February 24, 2015 - Community Academy of Science and Health (CASH)
  • Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - Excel High School

For more information visit the Open Labs page on the Hinton wiki

Student Permission Form

*Reservations on a first-come first-served basis. Only Boston Public School biology teachers are eligible to apply.

Prepare Tomorrow's Rising Young Scientists
We are looking for Hinton Scholar AP Biology tutors. Our work begins on Tuesday, September 23rd 2:30-5:30 PM • Tosteson Medical Education Building (TMEC)
For details please download tutor job posting and view the Hinton Scholars Brochure .
All tutors MUST be affiliated with Harvard University.
Take a look at our work on the Hinton wiki.

Bridge to AP Biology 2014 • June 20, 23, 24
Boston Public High School students planning to enroll in AP Biology next year (2014-15) completed a 3-day intensive program with tutoring, lab and field site investigations.

Final Review Session & Celebration - May 8, 2014 • Tosteson Medical Education Center (TMEC) - Walter Amphitheater & Atrium
  • 3-5 PM Student Review Session
  • 5-6:30 PM Hinton program staff, students, teacher, and parents welcome to attend.

2013-14 Orientation on Wednesday, September 25, 2013
Boston High School students explored AP Biology curriculum during our Bridge to AP Biology program. (June 24-26, 2013)

Visit the Hinton wiki.

Gifted Hands Movie & Health Careers Discussion

Harvard School of Dental Medicine • Tuesday November 12, 2013 3-5:00 PM
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Teacher Callback Series

Assessment The Silent Killer of Learning • Tuesday October 29, 2013 • 4 PM
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The Hinton Scholars AP Biology program is part of Harvard Medical School's educational outreach efforts run by the Office for Diversity Inclusion & Community Partnership.