Next Generation Science Standards
Leadership for Building Regional Readiness
with Dave White, Renee Affolter & Maura O’Brien
NOTE: THIS SERIES IS CLOSED AND REGISTRATION IS ONLY THROUGH CVCC Curr. DIRECTORS.
This 3-part series is designed to provide curriculum and science leaders in the CVEDC region with a working knowledge of the Next Generation Science Standards, focusing on the Scientific and Engineering Practices, the teaching and learning of engineering, and the fundamental conceptual shifts that impact the implementation of the NGSS. The series is designed to build collaborative support and practical strategies that integrate the three dimensions of the standards and support student learning. There will be a mix of whole group and grade span break-out facilitated work.
Target Audience: CVEDC region District Science Teacher Leaders & Curriculum Directors (one curriculum director, one teacher leader from elementary, middle, and if applicable high school – maximum 54 participants).
Date(s): January 9, February 6, and May 7, 2014
Time: 8:30 am to 3:30 pm (8:00 check-in and Continental breakfast)
Location: Hampton Inn, Colchester, VT
Cost: $250 for the 3 day series per participant