CSTA Region 2 Events for April 2020
With the current efforts to mitigate the spread of COVID-19, some events may be cancelled or postponed. Please direct any questions about the status of the events to the hosts/event contacts.
|4/21/2020||Cornell Lab of Ornithology
Webinar: Discover Evolutionary Diversity
3:00 PM PST From Darwin’s finches to the Birds-of-Paradise, Birds are the ideal animals to study when teaching topics such as natural and sexual selection and speciation. Utilizing online interactives from the Bird Academy’s website and our Evolution in Paradise lessons, we will explore natural and sexual selection and how it’s contributed to the diversity of birds through behavioral and anatomical adaptations.
|4/21/2020||National Science Teaching Association
Webinar: Shifting to the NGSS: Professional Book Study
Cost: NSTA Member: $63, Non-member: $79
Date(s): April 21, April 28, May 5, May 12
Time: 4:15–5:45 PM PST
NSTA has developed an online book study around the Enhanced E-book: Discover the NGSS: Primer and Unit Planner. This enhanced e-book offers a comprehensive introduction to the NGSS, including background information, each of the three dimensions in depth, and steps to move teachers toward classroom implementation.
Bay Area Wilderness Training