Students take the role of stakeholders and town council members at a meeting to decide whether a stem cell research company will be granted a business license.

Prior Knowledge Needed

Background on stem cells, possible treatments using stem cells and the stakeholders in stem cell issues

Time Required

Prep Time: 15 minutes
Class Time: 90 minutes, plus time for students to prepare presentations


Meeting in Mutantville Print-and-Go


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