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Core practices of Ambitious Science Teaching

Tools for Ambitious Science Teaching

This web site provides tools and resources that support ambitious science instruction at the elementary, middle school and high school levels. Ambitious teaching deliberately...
ASCD Empower Conference

ASCD Conferences

ASCD is a global community dedicated to excellence in learning, teaching, and leading, comprising 115,000 members—superintendents, principals, teachers, and advocates from more than 128...
Stanford University D School

Virtual Crash Course in Design Thinking

From Stanford University's D School comes this virtual crash course in design thinking. The D School builds on methods from across the field of design...
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The Naked Scientists

Based at Cambridge University's Institute of Continuing Education (ICE), the Naked Scientists are a team of scientists, doctors and communicators whose passion is to...
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National Climate Assessment: Midwest

The National Climate Assessment (Midwest) summarizes the impacts of climate change on the Midwest, now and in the future. The site includes case studies...
Science in the Classroom

AAAS: Science in the Classroom

Science in the Classroom is a collection of annotated research papers and accompanying teaching materials from the journal, Science and the American Association for...
Grand Challenges for Engineering

Grand Challenges for Engineering

The National Academy for Engineering presents 14 Grand Challenges for Engineering. Enrich your knowledge of engineering by learning about these challenges so that you...