Michael DiSpezio
Author, ScienceFusion and HMH Science Dimensions Programs; STEM Consultant on the HMH AGA Program

Michael DiSpezio is the author of the award-winning ScienceFusion and HMH Science Dimensions programs and is a STEM consultant on the HMH AGA program. As a former marine biologist, he earned his graduate degree at the Marine Biological Lab at Woods Hole, where he assisted a Nobel Prize winner in various research efforts. Today, he speaks out about his passion for K–12 education while also continuing to teach science in the classroom.

Michael DiSpezio is the author of the award-winning ScienceFusion and HMH Science Dimensions programs and is a STEM consultant on the HMH AGA program. As a former marine biologist, he earned his graduate degree at the Marine Biological Lab at Woods Hole, where he assisted a Nobel Prize winner in various research efforts. Today, he speaks out about his passion for K–12 education while also continuing to teach science in the classroom.

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Traveling beyond the Classroom Walls with Virtual Reality
Author and science educator Michael DiSpezio gives us a glimpse into the instructional possibilities of leading virtual field trips using simple VR technology.
Michael DiSpezio
Author, ScienceFusion and HMH Science Dimensions Programs; STEM Consultant on the HMH AGA Program
June 06, 2017
How to Jumpstart Your Next Virtual Reality Field Trip
HMH science curriculum author Michael DiSpezio discusses Google’s virtual reality experience and how it can be incorporated into the classroom.
Michael DiSpezio
Author, ScienceFusion and HMH Science Dimensions Programs; STEM Consultant on the HMH AGA Program
January 27, 2017
The Teacher-Sage Remains... But Reinvented for NGSS
Former teacher and current HMH program author Michael DiSpezio explains how a “sage on a stage” teaching the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) can inspire student enthusiasm and engagement in the classroom.
Michael DiSpezio
Author, ScienceFusion and HMH Science Dimensions Programs; STEM Consultant on the HMH AGA Program
December 09, 2016
Making Engineering Accessible: A Brief Overview of Engineering in NGSS
HMH science curriculum author, Michael DiSpezio, explains how and why engineering is incorporated into the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS).  
Michael DiSpezio
Author, ScienceFusion and HMH Science Dimensions Programs; STEM Consultant on the HMH AGA Program
August 29, 2016
Next Generation Science Standards: The Times, They are a-Changing
HMH Program Author Michael DiSpezio explains the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) and how they help guide effective science instruction.
Michael DiSpezio
Author, ScienceFusion and HMH Science Dimensions Programs; STEM Consultant on the HMH AGA Program
May 20, 2016