Despite a push for greater STEM instruction, students and teachers continue to experience inequitable access to STEM-related classes and resources, according to a new survey of 1,200 schools and 7,600 teachers.
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California, one of the first states to adopt curricula aligned to the Next Generation Science Standards, greenlighted 29 of the 34 materials it reviewed. What do districts do next to narrow the field?
April 10, 2018
The AAAS launches a new project to develop assessment scenarios that measure the NGSS' energy standards.
March 15, 2018
Achieve will offer the badge to science units it deems well aligned to the Next Generation Science Standards.
January 19, 2018
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October 26, 2017
New Mexico now plans to adopt the Next Generation Science Standards in their entirety.
October 16, 2017
The state's version of the Next Generation Science Standards, for now, weakens standards related to climate change, evolution, and the geologic age of the Earth.
August 16, 2017
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July 24, 2017
Experts spell out some of the challenges to developing curricula aligned with the Next Generation Science Standards.
June 02, 2017
Teachers are grappling with how to present the recent overhaul in the federal government's stance on environmental issues.