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NGSS Early Implementers

A Partnership Between Formal and Informal Educators Through Environmental Literacy

NGSS is about three-dimensional learning intended to have students work as scientists and engineers do: to explain phenomena and solve problems.
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Opening the Door to Science: Changing the Student Experience

Science had traditionally been seen as the domain of the hyper-intelligent student.
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Science Classrooms Enriched by Productive Talk

Talking is an integral part of the human world which allows us to engage with each other.
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NGSS Lesson Study: Both Teachers and Students Make Thinking Visible

In the fall of 2013, our CA NGSS K-8 Early Implementation Initiative team was eager to get to work.
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Beyond Makerspaces

Schools are evolving and the demand for education is in how we meet the unique learners of the 21st century.
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