Tips for Supporting Your Students

  • Talk to students about project ideas.
  • Challenge students to research topics in scientific journals or on the internet to find out what has been accomplished in a subject area.
  • Encourage students to prepare a research proposal based on criteria listed elsewhere on this website.
  • Review and sign off on their proposal before it is submitted to the SBC.
  • After learning that the proposal has been accepted, assist the students to contact the suggested mentor.
  • Encourage students to begin their research.
  • Ask students to keep you informed of their progress.
  • Attend the competition.