NGSS Elementary Mini-Series

NJ Elementary teachers are gearing up for NGSS!  Join us for this short NGSS Mini-Series.  It is just three sessions from May 23-May 25, join us for one or all!

Location: Rutgers University- CMSCE (Busch Campus, Piscataway, NJ)
Time: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Cost: $50 per session

Introduction to NGSS for Elementary Teachers:  May 23, 2016 (Monday)
Explore the core elements of NGSS and learn about the essential big changes at this NGSS overview event.  The session will identify the immediate things you can do to begin implementing NGSS.  Long-term Implementation models and resources will be shared.

Engineering Practices & Design in Action: May 24, 2016 (Tuesday)
We will examine the core elements of engineering design, the process and the pedaogical approaches. Learn how to best integrate the engineering practices as well as the engineering DCIs by actually doing it. Great engineering resources will be shared.

NGSS & Assessment for Elementary: May 25, 2016 (Wednesday)
Learn how to develop a strong NGSS assessment plan including formative and summative assessments.  NGSS requires an assessment plan that involves a thoughtful progression of the practices.  Partcipant will analyze exemplary plans and will develop thier own assessment plans

Cost: $50/session

Payment (check or PO) can be sent to:

Rutgers University Center for Mathematics, Science and Computer Education
118 Frelinghuysen Road
Piscataway, NJ 08854

If you have any payment questions, please contact Debbie Sclafani: or 848-445-4851

For more information: Dawna Schultz at or (848) 445-3025 (office)