Dr. Mike Heithaus
Dean and Professor, Florida International University, Miami

Dr. Mike Heithaus is the Dean of and professor at the College of Arts, Sciences and Education (CASE) at Florida International University, Director of the Marine Sciences Program and founding Executive Director of the School of Environment, Arts and Society (SEAS). As a Professor in the Department of Biological Sciences, he studies the ecological role of large marine and aquatic predators. In addition to his research, Dr. Heithaus is interested in creating inquiry-based lessons for students that bring the latest research alive in the classroom. A widely published research scholar, he is also an HMH math and science program advisor.

Dr. Mike Heithaus is the Dean of and professor at the College of Arts, Sciences and Education (CASE) at Florida International University, Director of the Marine Sciences Program and founding Executive Director of the School of Environment, Arts and Society (SEAS). As a Professor in the Department of Biological Sciences, he studies the ecological role of large marine and aquatic predators. In addition to his research, Dr. Heithaus is interested in creating inquiry-based lessons for students that bring the latest research alive in the classroom. A widely published research scholar, he is also an HMH math and science program advisor.

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Making the Transition to an NGSS Science Curriculum
The new Next Generation Science Standards represent an entirely different approach to teaching and learning. Here's what you need to know.
Dr. Mike Heithaus
Dean and Professor, Florida International University, Miami
November 08, 2018
Why Does Math Matter?
There are many opportunities for students to build critical thinking skills by finding connections between classroom concepts and the “real world.” 
Dr. Mike Heithaus
Dean and Professor, Florida International University, Miami
October 01, 2014