On Tuesday May 28, 2013, over 800 school administrators, science teachers, teacher preparation/certification faculty, and other educational leaders from throughout Michigan gathered for a day-long conference to introduce the proposed Next Generation Science Standards, which are currently pending adoption by the Michigan State Board of Education.
The agenda included:
- An overview of Michigan’s Next Generation Science Standards
- Interactive breakouts by grade level
- Subject-specific sessions to gain a deeper understanding of the standards
With special presentations by: Stephen Pruitt, Achieve Inc., Joseph Krajcik, CREATE for STEM, Michigan State University, Michigan Department of Education and other educational leaders.
To access all conference materials and videos of plenary presentations, vist http://create4stem.msu.edu/ngss/intro