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This site aims to help Mobile, Alabama teachers develop science courses that reflect the NGSS, Common Core, and ACT Quality Core Standards.
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Common Core standards aim to teach South Mississippi students to be problem-solvers | Education | The Sun Herald

Common Core standards aim to teach South Mississippi students to be problem-solvers | Education | The Sun Herald | NGSS and Mobile Science Teachers | Scoop.it
Third-graders in Holly White's Gautier Elementary School classroom spend their days having more discussions, doing more active, hands-on projects and working to more thoroughly understand the work in front of them than third-graders did in the past.
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Next Generation: 5 Ways Science Classes Will Change

Next Generation: 5 Ways Science Classes Will Change | NGSS and Mobile Science Teachers | Scoop.it
New standards will mean less memorization, more thinking in science class, say supporters. Even so, critics worry the standards for STEM classes will dumb down science education.
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ASCD Express 8.21 - Teaching Science Literacy

ASCD Express 8.21 - Teaching Science Literacy | NGSS and Mobile Science Teachers | Scoop.it
Founded in 1943, ASCD (formerly the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development) is an educational leadership organization dedicated to advancing best practices and policies for the success of each learner.
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FREE NGSS App

FREE NGSS App | NGSS and Mobile Science Teachers | Scoop.it
The FREE Next Generation Science Standards app from MasteryConnect is available for Apple and Android devices. I haven’t spent a lot of time with it but did download the version for my iPad and it seemed pretty snappy and complete.
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ASCD Express 8.21 - Tips for Engaging Students in Scientific Thinking

ASCD Express 8.21 - Tips for Engaging Students in Scientific Thinking | NGSS and Mobile Science Teachers | Scoop.it
Founded in 1943, ASCD (formerly the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development) is an educational leadership organization dedicated to advancing best practices and policies for the success of each learner.
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Next Generation Science Standards: What’s a Teacher to Do?

Next Generation Science Standards: What’s a Teacher to Do? | NGSS and Mobile Science Teachers | Scoop.it
There are big questions for thousands of American science teachers who are encountering the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS). Here are the steps we need to take to bring the standards to life.
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Grokking Next Generation Science Standards | instaGrok

Grokking Next Generation Science Standards | instaGrok | NGSS and Mobile Science Teachers | Scoop.it
If you're a science teacher, you should pay attention to Next Generation Science Standards, a recently-released national framework for teaching science for K-12 education. A result of collaboration by a 26-state consortium, ...
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Business Community Support | Next Generation Science Standards

Business Community Support | Next Generation Science Standards | NGSS and Mobile Science Teachers | Scoop.it
The list of businesses endorsing the #ngss continues to grow http://t.co/vfYQYPNTME #edchat #scied
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Five States Adopt the Next Generation Science Standards

Five States Adopt the Next Generation Science Standards | NGSS and Mobile Science Teachers | Scoop.it
Last week, Maryland and Vermont joined Kansas, Kentucky and Rhode Island as the first five states to adopt the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS). The NGSS were released in Spring 2013 after a 3-plus year ...
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SmartBlog on Education - NGSS curriculum development: From gaps to great - SmartBrief, Inc. SmartBlogs

SmartBlog on Education - NGSS curriculum development: From gaps to great - SmartBrief, Inc. SmartBlogs | NGSS and Mobile Science Teachers | Scoop.it
Now that the Next Generation Science Standards have been released and many states are considering adoption, a question that many science educators are pond
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A Key Guide for Implementing NGSS - NSTA Blog

The NSTA Reader's Guide to The Next Generation Science Standards “Although it sometimes occurs, teachers should never be handed standards, including the NGSS, and then be expected to translate them into classroom ...
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Introduction to the Next Generation Science Standards | Create4Stem

Introduction to the Next Generation Science Standards | Create4Stem | NGSS and Mobile Science Teachers | Scoop.it
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NGSS - Next Generation Science Standards

NGSS - Next Generation Science Standards | NGSS and Mobile Science Teachers | Scoop.it
Paul Andersen introduces his video series on the Next Generation Science Standards. This video series will eventually contain: - 8 Science and Engineering Pr...
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Student Responses to Common Core Instruction and Assessment ...

Student Responses to Common Core Instruction and Assessment ... | NGSS and Mobile Science Teachers | Scoop.it
Neurologist, teacher, author and Edutopia blogger Judy Willis considers the brain-based reasons for why some students are reacting negatively to the Common Core and its emphasis on 21st century skills.
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What is Engineering? video

What is Engineering? video | NGSS and Mobile Science Teachers | Scoop.it
Here is a well produced video from the University of Newcastle in Australia that describes the work of engineers and uses some engaging examples. Could be useful for classroom instruction or in pro...
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Examining the Next Generation Science Standards: their ...

Examining the Next Generation Science Standards: their ... | NGSS and Mobile Science Teachers | Scoop.it
Shagit Thakkar, Curriculum Manager at Edmentum specializing in science content, introduces us to the Next Generation Science Standards in part one of his series, “Examining the Next Generation Science Standards: their ...
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PS1A - Structure and Properties of Matter

Disciplinary Core Idea PS1A - Structure and Properties of Matter In the first physical science video for the Next Generation Science Standards Paul Andersen ...
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Connections Between Practices in NGSS, Common Core Math, and Common Core ELA

Connections Between Practices in NGSS, Common Core Math, and Common Core ELA: What's Common Among the Standards for Science, Math, and ELA In this seminar, S...
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NGSS Infographic

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Well, this is my current attempt to distill some of the core ideas in the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) in the form of an infographic.  Let me know if you find it interesting or useful. ...
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Find Your Path through the NGSS

Find Your Path through the NGSS | NGSS and Mobile Science Teachers | Scoop.it
Find your path through the new Next Generation Science Standards using the Concord Consortium's interactive pathfinder.
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Jeffrey Patterson's curator insight, July 31, 2013 9:14 AM

I think I already posted this but worth a second look!

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Comment on Three Shifts in NGSS by poulingail

Comment on Three Shifts in NGSS by poulingail | NGSS and Mobile Science Teachers | Scoop.it
I am now following your feed and have found some really useful information. You focus seems to be upper elementary and higher. Can you recommend any good sources and links for early elementary?
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New Science Standards Designed for Wide Range of Learners - Education Week News

New Science Standards Designed for Wide Range of Learners - Education Week News | NGSS and Mobile Science Teachers | Scoop.it
New Science Standards Designed for Wide Range of Learners Education Week News When the writers of the Next Generation Science Standards began sketching out a new vision for K-12 science education, they gave themselves a mandate: Develop standards...
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Md. adopts new way of teaching science

Md. adopts new way of teaching science | NGSS and Mobile Science Teachers | Scoop.it
Maryland became the fourth state in the nation Tuesday to adopt new science standards that will require teachers to emphasize the process of doing science rather than memorizing facts, a move designed to get more children interested in science and...
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STEM Practices

STEM Practices | NGSS and Mobile Science Teachers | Scoop.it
Yesterday I recommended the book STEM Lesson Essentials Grades 3-8 as a wonderful resource for any K-8 teacher looking to dig deeper into understanding STEM education. One of my favorite parts of t...
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Get Ready for NextGen Science | District Administration Magazine

Get Ready for NextGen Science | District Administration Magazine | NGSS and Mobile Science Teachers | Scoop.it
News, Articles and Community for district-level decision makers in K-12 education. Magazine published monthly, with daily news and blogs and online content. Archives available.
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