#NGSSchat

The Official Twitter Account for NGSSchat - a Twitter chat focused on helping share ideas and host discussions around NGSS implementation.

Learning & Engagement Opportunities

  • High School Senior to sit on Oregon State Board of Education The Oregon State Board of Education welcomes high school counselors, principals and district superintendents to nominate high school seniors for appointment as student advisor to the State Board of Education ...
    Posted Apr 17, 2018, 1:30 PM by Jamie Rumage
  • Argument-Driven Inquiry Workshop for Elementary Teachers (June 18) Argument-Driven Inquiry Workshop for Elementary Teachers (June 18) English Language Arts, Writing, Math(practices) and NGSS are embedded into this Argument-Driven Inquiry approach to learning. Students develop agency ...
    Posted Apr 17, 2018, 9:26 AM by Jamie Rumage
  • Oregon Connections - Bridging Concepts to Careers Teachers in Oregon can connect with industry professionals virtually or in-person for: College prep Resume, mock interview, and career exploration Real-world application of lesson plans Project mentorship and ...
    Posted Apr 12, 2018, 2:29 PM by Jamie Rumage
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The Latest Resources

  • Design, Selection, and Implementation of Instructional Materials for the NGSS The National Academies Press: The importance of science education and instructional materialsInstructional materials are a key means to achieving the goals of scienceeducation—an enterprise that yields unique ...
    Posted Apr 5, 2018, 2:41 PM by Jamie Rumage
  • Crosscutting Concepts: Possible Prompts to Integrate into Assessments Crosscutting Concepts: Possible Prompts to Integrate into AssessmentsDeveloped by William R. Penuel & Katie Van Horne, University of Colorado BoulderThese prompts can only be used as part of a ...
    Posted Feb 13, 2018, 4:02 PM by Jamie Rumage
  • The Concord Consortium - NGSS The Concord Consortium and the NGSS Resource.Our NGSS Pathfinder provides numerous examples of how the NGSS—and especially its Practices and Crosscutting Concepts—are central to our work in ...
    Posted Feb 13, 2018, 11:01 AM by Jamie Rumage
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Next Generation News

  • OSTA - Position Paper: Priority Features of NGSS-Aligned Instructional Materials Priority Features of NGSSAlignedInstructional MaterialsAbstractThe Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) require classrooms to integrate a three-dimensional approach to teaching and learning such that students routinely use the Science and ...
    Posted Jan 23, 2018, 2:28 PM by Jamie Rumage
  • Primary Evaluation of Essential Criteria - PEEC PEEC - The resource seeks to focus both educators and curriculum developers on the critical innovations within the NGSS and dig deeply into materials to (1) evaluate the presence of those ...
    Posted Jul 3, 2017, 4:16 PM by Jamie Rumage
  • Examples of Quality NGSS Design In an effort to identify and shine a spotlight on emerging examples of high quality lessons and units designed for the NGSS, Achieve launched the EQuIP Peer Review Panel for ...
    Posted Jun 8, 2017, 3:26 PM by Jamie Rumage
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