GLOBE Teachers: GLOBE and the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) – Alignment Made Easy
Tip of the Week: Interested in learning how you can incorporate GLOBE into your curriculum to address NGSS? The GLOBE Program offers a guide that walks you through the NGSS Disciplinary Core Idea (DCI) Weather and Climate throughout K-12. Just click here to access “The GLOBE Program and NGSS: A Tour Through Elementary, Middle, and High School Grades.”
In the United States, The National Research Council, the National Science Teachers Association, the American Association for the Advancement of Science, and Achieve released the Next Generation Science Standards in April 2013. The National Academies of Science released the Framework for K-12 Science Education in 2011. Following the release of the Framework, a team of forty-one writers with guidance from twenty-six state review teams developed the Next Generation Science Standards.
For Districts and States:
Interested in providing schools and teachers an accessible curriculum to address the NGSS Framework? The GLOBE community developed this "Guide to Connections between The GLOBE Program and the Next Generation Science Standards" to demonstrate the connections between GLOBE protocols and resources to the NGSS Framework. Just click here to access “A Guide to Connections between The GLOBE Program and the Next Generation Science Standards.”
Additionally, GLOBE offers NGSS Professional Development webinars and resources for teachers, GLOBE Partners, and school districts.
As always, if you have any questions or need additional information or assistance, please contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
News origin: GLOBE Implementation Office