Next Generation Science Standards are released!

posted Apr 23, 2013, 10:15 AM by Mary Ann Quivey

The final version of the Next Generation Science Standards have been released and can be viewed at .

As a first step, teachers should take the time to skim the documents and support materials and note the general make-up of the new standards.  As with the Common Core standards, there is a renewed emphasis on higher-order thinking skills and student engagement.