Welcome to CSCS

Summer Science Workshops

  • CSUN LAUSD NGSS for Middle School science Teachers (LAUSD teachers only)
    • sorry applications are closed for this.
  • ELiTE Teacher training (invite only)
  • NEW NGSS High School Earth Science Integration workshop

CSUN MA in Science Education - apply now

Welcome to the Computer Supported Collaborative Science website.  CSCS is an effort by Cal State Northridge to support science teachers in the San Fernando Valley.  We conduct workshops for science teachers on Saturdays and a summer CSCS Institute.  Our current focus is on the use of cloud-computing tools like Google Docs to support data sharing and collaboration in science classrooms.


  • West Ranch High Altitude Balloon Christine Hirst's Astronomy Team at West Ranch HS made a successful launch and recovery of a high altitude weather balloon. Check out the video of the launch.
    Posted Jun 12, 2016, 12:53 PM by Brian Foley
  • Recent presentations Check out CSCS presentations at the NSTA 2016 conference and a discussion of NGSS Frameworks from the CSP Directors meeting
    Posted Jun 12, 2016, 12:48 PM by Brian Foley
  • 2016 CSCS Open House Big success at the Open house on Feb 20 2016. Over 80 science teachers participated in 10 workshops including our first Google Cardboard workshop. Check out the agenda.
    Posted Jun 12, 2016, 12:45 PM by Brian Foley
  • History of CSCS and SFVSP We started out 17 years ago as the San Fernando Valley Science Project - funded by the California Science Project.  After many iterations we have evolved into CSCS.  This talk goes ...
    Posted Dec 17, 2015, 10:38 AM by Brian Foley
  • Save the Date: CSCS Open House Feb 20 2016 Our next Open House will be Feb 20th (Saturday) from 9am-1pm.  More information is coming but if you want to get in early here is the RSVP Link. We ...
    Posted Nov 2, 2015, 11:04 AM by Brian Foley
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Scene from CSCS PGLA Summer Institute 2013

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