Webinar: Next Generation Science Standards—Scientific, Engineering Practices

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Register for The Keys to Success in Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) Implementation III: Exemplars of Learning Through Scientific and Engineering Practices

Date: Friday, March 13, 2015
Time: 11am-12:30pm (PT)
Location: Free webinar

The scientific and engineering practices in the NGSS focus on the central practices used by scientists and engineers. These include asking questions and defining problems, modeling, investigating, analyzing and interpreting data, using mathematics, developing explanations, engaging in augmentation, and evaluating information.

Webinar presenters will describe approaches for preparing current and future teachers to advance their students’ understanding of the NGSS scientific and engineering practices. Presenters will describe engaging experiences that directly involve students in using the practices.

Presenters

  • Joan Bissell, Director, Teacher Education & Public School Programs, California State University (CSU) Chancellor’s Office
  • Danika L. LeDuc, Associate Director, Institute for STEM Education, CSU East Bay
  • Carolyn Nelson, Dean of the College of Education and Allied Studies, CSU East Bay
  • Jeffery Seitz, Professor and Chair, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, CSU East Bay
  • Maria Grant, Associate Professor of Education, Faculty Expert in Formal and Informal Science Education, CSU Fullerton
  • Carl Kloock, Faculty Expert in Science Education (Biology), CSU Bakersfield

Register today!

This webinar is the third in a series hosted by the CSU Chancellor’s Office with support from CSU East Bay and WestEd. The series is aimed at a broad group of stakeholders in education—university faculty, district administrators, and STEM coordinators.

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