ABOUT CRSCI

The brainchild of two Georgia science educators, Tamir Mickens and Meagan Naraine, CRSCI is a hub for culturally relevant science education resources specifically catered to students from different cultural backgrounds and their teachers. Fun and engaging video lessons and labs, PPTS, handouts, lesson plans and more are available for free to help increase student achievement for all kinds of learners.

Meet the minds behind CRSCI

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Tamir Mickens

Tamir is an experienced Instructional Coach, Science Educator, and Digital Content Creator from Atlanta, GA. He has a demonstrated history leading and teaching grades 6-12 and creating engaging digital science education resources. He taught physics and physical science in Clayton County for six years and is currently a science instructional coach in Fulton County. He is a proud undergraduate of Morehouse College and received his M.Ed. from Georgia State University.

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Meagan Naraine

Meagan is an experienced Science Educator and Curriculum Developer from Atlanta, GA. She has remarkable data showing increases in student achievement on state exams. Using her Biology B.S. from Emory University, she has taught 10th grade biology in Fulton County since 2018. Currently, she is a NSF-DSPETL Fellow at Georgia State University. Through this, she has earned her M.A.T. in Science Education/Broad-Field Science and continues to be molded for educational leadership. 

WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING

11 ALIVE NEWS, ATLANTA

...A lesson in adapting and being the change.

ONILEGOGORO AGBAYE

I LOVE THIS!!!  It's an exciting initiative.

CHAKEITHA NASH

This is a much needed resource! Waiting with excitement for what is to come and I can't wait to use [this in] my science class!

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