BCSSE Denver Presentations

Conference Agenda (pdf)

Organization of Meeting and Expectations for Participants
Brett Moulding, Former President
Council of State Science Supervisors

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Research Supporting the Framework’s Principles
Heidi Schweingruber, Director
Board on Science Education

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Translating NGSS for Classroom Instruction: Teachers' Professional Development
Rodger Bybee, Director Emeritus
Biological Sciences Curriculum Study (BSCS)

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Research in Science Education
Richard Duschl, Kenneth B. Waterbury Chaired Professor in Secondary Education
Penn State University

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Developing NGSS Aligned Performance Tasks: A State’s Perspective
Peter McLaren, Past President
Council of State Science Supervisors

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EQuIP Rubric for Identifying Quality Instructional Materials with Fidelity to the NGSS
Stephen Pruitt, Senior Vice President for Content, Research and Development
Achieve
Molly Ewing, Senior Program Associate for Content, Research and Development
Achieve

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Moving Standards into Practice: Five Tools and Processes for Translating the NGSS for Instruction and Classroom Assessment
Jim Short, Director
Gottesman Center for Science Teaching and Learning, American Museum of Natural History

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Organizing Classroom Instruction Around Science and Engineering Practices of Gathering, Reasoning, and Communicating
Brett Moulding, Former President
Council of State Science Supervisors

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Research Based Models for Professional Development
Bill Penuel, Professor, Ed. Psychology & Learning Sciences
University of Colorado, Boulder

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Strengthening Science Education through a Teacher Learning Continuum
Carla Zembal-­Saul, Professor of Science Education, Kahn Professor of STEM Education
Pennsylvania State University

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Literacy in Science Education: Obtaining, Evaluating, and Communicating Information – NRC Report
Helen Quinn, Past‑Chair
Board on Science Education
Heidi Schweingruber, Director
Board on Science Education

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Developing and Using Evidence Statements in Formative Assessment and Tools for Professional Development
Stephen Pruitt, Senior Vice President for Content, Research and Development
Achieve

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Developing Assessments of K-12 Science Proficiency Consistent with the NGSS
James W. Pellegrino, Department of Psychology
University of Illinois at Chicago

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