Welcome to the Internet Science and Technology
Here are summaries of information to help participating
technical advisors with the time preparing,
during, and completing the ISTF.
Preparing for participation in the ISTF involves basic tasks.
Below is a brief outline of these tasks. For more detailed information, see Team Members - Technical Advisors.
Below is a brief outline of steps to take during
the ISTF. For more detailed information, see Team Members -
Communicate with the Team(s)
Teachers may decide to:
Make it clear how often the team
should contact you
Keep in mind that this is probably
the first time these students have worked directly
with a practicing professional. Many are
discovering and exploring real-world science or
engineering for the first time and will need your
Help the Students Refine Their Project Focus
Complete the Progress Report (Please see the
Help to Ensure that Teams Adhere to the Content and Format
Validate Sources Students Find and Refer
Them to Other Sources
Evaluate Project Material and
Check It against the Guidelines
Gain Access to the Final Project URL and
Monitor the Website's Development
Completing participation in the ISTF Program
involves lighter duty.
Below are the basic steps for completion. For more detailed information, see Team Members -