NGSS Adoption *
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* As of November 2017, 19 states and the District of Columbia (representing over 36% of the students in U.S.) have
adopted the Next Generation Science Standards and are working to implement them in districts and schools. The 19
states include Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland,
Michigan, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, Oregon, Rhode Island, Vermont and Washington.