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Two-Day Workshop in Philadelphia

Making Sense of Three-Dimensional Teaching and Learning

July 14-15, 2018
During this two-day workshop, participants build a solid understanding of the three dimensions and how they integrate, and take home a powerful toolkit of resources to further their implementation efforts.

Book

Preparing Teachers for Three-Dimensional Instruction

Edited by Jack Rhoton
It’s not enough for teachers to read through the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) and correlate their content to the established curriculum. Teachers must prepare to make the vision of the NGSS come alive in their classrooms.

Virtual Conference

Using Phenomena to Drive Student Learning


Saturday, July 28, 2018
This conference will focus on how using phenomena effectively during instruction and assessment can promote learning for all students across the K-12 spectrum.

NGSS in the News

8/13/18

Teachers Get a Feel of Next-Gen Science Standards



Groups had approximately 15 minutes to conduct the experiment: read the lesson plan, drop the Life Savers candy into a cup of water to determine how long it would dissolve, and then take a minute to provide an analysis ...

7/17/18

Will new standards improve elementary science education?



Science could be considered the perfect elementary school subject. It provides real life applications for reading and math and develops critical thinking skills that help students solve problems in other subjects ...

7/10/18

Bridging the STEM Skills Gap Involves Both Education and Industry Commitments


Rebecca Ellis, a staff writer for STEM Education Works, explores how the workforce of tomorrow requires a strong STEM foundation today. She showcases the work in the automotive industry ...