Science

Goal: Develop the capacities of all stakeholders to implement the NGSS and eliminate the persistent, predictable opportunity gaps between students of color and caucasian students as evidenced by CAST scores.

TABLE OF CONTENTS


Preparation for the CAST Assessment

March 10- Zoom

3:45-5:00


For administrators and teachers of grades tested for Science. Resources and tools for a final prep before CAST assessment begins.


For:

Teachers and Administrators preparing for the 2022 CAST assessment.

Please Register to receive Zoom link

Accelerated Learning for NGSS

March 15 - 3:45-4:45pm Zoom


Want to learn how to get students caught up in science practices or content without remediation? Need differentiation and scaffolding tools? Accelerating learning addresses student learning gaps in context within grade-level content


For:

K-12 grade science teachers


Pre register by March 1, 2022 and receive a copy of The NSTA Quick-Reference Guide to the NGSS K-12!

Weaving SEL into Science

March 29 3:45-4:45pm- Zoom


This session provides science teachers some tools to incorporate SEL into your lessons.

For:

K-12 grade science teachers

Please Register to receive Zoom link

Secondary Developing 3D Performance Tasks for Science Assessments

June 9, 2022 (place TBD)

9:00 am-


Do you want to use NGSS aligned Performance Tasks in your classroom as part of your assessment strategies? This session will help secondary science teachers begin developing PTs for their classrooms.


For:

Middle and High School Science Teachers


Pre register by May 15, 2022 and receive a copy of The NSTA Quick-Reference Guide to the NGSS K-12!

Elementary Developing 3D Performance Tasks for Science Assessments

June 10, 2022 (place TBD)

9:00 am-


Do you want to use NGSS aligned Performance Tasks in your classroom as part of your assessment strategies? This session will help secondary science teachers begin developing PTs for their classrooms.


For:

Elementary Science Teachers


Pre register by May 15, 2022 and receive a copy of The NSTA Quick-Reference Guide to the NGSS K-12!

Questions?

Please contact Heather Wygant, Science Coordinator.