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MSI Teacher Professional Development Courses

MSI’s science teacher education courses offer an opportunity to gain science content and teaching strategies directly relevant to your classroom curriculum. Courses are free...
Teaching Channel

Teaching Channel NGSS Deep Dive

This Teaching Channel Deep Dive into the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) is a curated set of professional learning resources that will expose you...
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NSTA

The National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) is the largest organization in the world committed to promoting excellence and innovation in science teaching and learning...
South by Southwest Education Conference

SXSW Education Conference

The SXSWedu® Conference & Festival fosters innovation in learning by hosting a diverse and energetic community of stakeholders across a variety of backgrounds in...
Core practices of Ambitious Science Teaching

Tools for Ambitious Science Teaching

This web site provides tools and resources that support ambitious science instruction at the elementary, middle school and high school levels. Ambitious teaching deliberately...
ASCD Empower Conference

ASCD Conferences

ASCD is a global community dedicated to excellence in learning, teaching, and leading, comprising 115,000 members—superintendents, principals, teachers, and advocates from more than 128...
Stanford University D School

Virtual Crash Course in Design Thinking

From Stanford University's D School comes this virtual crash course in design thinking. The D School builds on methods from across the field of design...
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The Naked Scientists

Based at Cambridge University's Institute of Continuing Education (ICE), the Naked Scientists are a team of scientists, doctors and communicators whose passion is to...
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National Climate Assessment: Midwest

The National Climate Assessment (Midwest) summarizes the impacts of climate change on the Midwest, now and in the future. The site includes case studies...
Science in the Classroom

AAAS: Science in the Classroom

Science in the Classroom is a collection of annotated research papers and accompanying teaching materials from the journal, Science and the American Association for...