Category: NGSS

Philosophy and updates on the move to Next Generation Science Standards.

Chemistry Changes in 2014 – 2015

For the first time in about nine or ten years, I will be making some significant changes to the organization of my chemistry course. These will take effect during the 2014 – 2015 school year. Since these changes impact the

Posted in Chemistry, NGSS, Teaching

Next Generation Science Standards

Background For some fifteen years, California has had a science framework built around reasonably well-defined sets of standards. In the case of chemistry, these standards were quite well defined. For many science teachers, it has been a genuine pleasure to

Posted in NGSS, Teaching