Past Workshop

Three Dimensional Unit Planning Using NGSS

In this workshop we will be using all three dimensions of NGSS to design a coherent and conceptual unit plan that will foster enduring understanding of not only content but the big ideas in science.

Computational Modeling in Physics with Bootstrap/Pyret

This workshop will provide an introduction to the coding program Pyret and explore a framework for teachers to understand how computational thinking can be used as a learning tool in physics.

Getting Students to Ask Good Questions in the Middle School Math Classroom

This workshop is geared toward middle school Math teachers and will explore the Question Formulation Technique (QFT), developed by the Right Question Institute.

Energize the energy story! A new way to think about energy in the biology classroom

This workshop will explore key methods to help students understand how energy, a key cross-cutting concept in the Next Generation Science Standards, can be represented by the unified idea of energy storage and transfer in the biological world.