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Shifting to the NGSS

Elementary teachers are invited to join this online book study—taking place in Feb. & March—to enhance knowledge and understanding of the NGSS.


Making Sense of Three-Dimensional Teaching and Learning

The Denver Museum of Nature and Science is the site of this Feb. 12-13 workshop where you will develop a deep understanding of the three dimensions.


Next Gen Navigator

This monthly e-newsletter delivers timely information, insights, resources, and PD opportunities on NGSS and three-dimensional instruction.

NGSS in the News

January 15, 2019

A Educators Want Science Standards to do More Than Teach Students to Win on Jeopardy!

Educators in Pennsylvania, including NSTA Teacher Ambassador Jeff Remington, want the state to adopt a new set of science standards that helps public school students recognize that science is part of everyday life ...

January 15, 2019

These 5 Trends Will Dominate STEM + Education in 2019

100Kin10 released its annual Trends Report, a synthesis of thousands of data points that predict trends and “look-aheads” that will define STEM and education in 2019. Second on the list was the need by many teachers for more high-quality NGSS resources ...

January 10, 2019

Meeting New Science Standards Requires Greater Emphasis on Teacher Practice

As states implement the NGSS, a new study finds that simply focusing on building teachers’ content knowledge in science isn’t sufficient to help students reach higher expectations ...