College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Fall Science Update, A conference for K-12 educators

Date: November 14, 2012
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: L.V. Eberhard Center

 

“Transitioning to the Next Generation Science Standards”

Description:  A conference for K-12 educators (including pre-service teachers)

The Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) for today’s students and tomorrow’s workforce are being developed through a collaborative, state-led process in which Michigan has a prominent role.  The NGSS are based on the Framework for K-12 Science Education.  Come this fall to learn about NGSS with keynote speaker, Joseph Krajcik, head of the Physical Science Design Team developing the NGSS.