Events & Webinars

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What Does Integrating Science in the NGSS Look Like?

NGSS demands a shift in how we teach. We are challenged to integrate engineering into the science classroom to help our students see the interconnectedness of the science disciplines themselves… Watch now
Jeff Rylander
Physics Teacher, Instructional Supervisor
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Integrating Literacy into the Science Classroom

Discover the deep and natural connections between language and science, and between English language arts and the Next Generation Science Standards. In this webinar, we’ll explore ways to make the… Watch now
Marjorie Frank
Author, ELD Specialist, Adjunct Faculty of Hunter, Manhattan, and Brooklyn Colleges

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Re-Thinking Curriculum for 21st Century Science Standards

Learn about the history of developing the Next Generation Science Standards as well as the resulting challenges and strategies for implementation.  About the Presenter: Michael DiSpezio has authored many HMH… Watch now
Michael DiSpezio
Author, ScienceFusion and HMH Science Dimensions Programs
59:56 Minutes
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Inquiry is Alive and Well in the NGSS

There is perhaps no more important term in science education reform since the days of John Dewy as “inquiry.” Yet the term has been intentionally replaced in the Next Generation… Watch now
Dr. Cary Sneider
NGSS Writing Team Leader, Associate Research Professor at Portland State University
1:00 Minutes
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An Elementary and Middle School Approach to Energy and Matter

Join Michael for an informative, motivating, and enjoyable experience in which you'll construct an understanding of Crosscutting Concept 5: Energy and Matter. Discover not only the fundamental tenets of this… Watch now
Michael DiSpezio
Author, ScienceFusion and HMH Science Dimensions Programs
60 Minutes
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Crosscutting Concepts…Across the Ages

Participants will learn the history of the "crosscutting concepts," one of the major tenets of the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS). Participants will explore the crosscutting concept "Structure and Function… Watch now
Marjorie Frank
Author, ELD Specialist, Adjunct Faculty of Hunter, Manhattan, and Brooklyn Colleges

Bernadine Okoro
2010–2011 Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellow, National Science Foundation Fellow
80 Minutes
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How Crosscutting Concepts Are Related: A Case Study from Astronomy

Although the many different topics of science and engineering may suggest that these fields are fragmented, crosscutting concepts show that they are actually part of the same approach to making… Watch now
Dr. Cary Sneider
NGSS Writing Team Leader, Associate Research Professor at Portland State University
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