Introduction to the NGSS (grades K - 12)
How will science education be transformed by the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS)? This beginner’s-level overview will give you the tools and confidence to start preparing for the new standards.
Join us to explore the principles underlying the NGSS. Get introduced to the Science and Engineering Practices, Crosscutting Concepts, and Disciplinary Core Ideas that comprise the new standards, and learn how to read those NGSS tables!
This workshop is intended for educators who are new to the NGSS and want a basic overview. If you already have the basics down and want to go deeper, check out Exploring Phenomena.
June 26, 2018
9:00 am - 3:30 pm
- Enjoy complimentary morning refreshments and beverages.
- Share teaching ideas with a diverse community of educators.
- Leave with a binder and USB drive with resources related to this professional development experience.
- Explore the Academy’s exhibits during lunch and after the workshop
Bring the NGSS Back to Your Team
After taking this workshop, you can use materials from our NGSS Demystified teacher training toolkit to orient other teachers at your school to the new standards.
How Do I Join?
Tickets are only $35 for this full-day experience.
Reserve your spot online or by calling 877-227-3311 on any day from 8am-5pm.
Can't Join Us June 26?
No problem! This workshop is also offered on July 31, and will be repeated in the fall.
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