College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Fall Science Update, A conference for K-12 educators
November 14, 2012
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: L.V. Eberhard Center
“Transitioning to the Next Generation Science Standards”
Description: A conference for K-12 educators (including pre-service teachers)
The Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) for today’s students and tomorrow’s workforce are being developed through a collaborative, state-led process in which Michigan has a prominent role. The NGSS are based on the Framework for K-12 Science Education. Come this fall to learn about NGSS with keynote speaker, Joseph Krajcik, head of the Physical Science Design Team developing the NGSS.