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Next Generation Science Standards
the youngest learners
July 11, 2018
Will new standards improve elementary science education?
Science has rarely been considered a priority in elementary school, but that may be changing.
June 14, 2018
Colorado adopts new science standards that focus on inquiry, not memorization
The Next Generation Science Standards represent the most significant change in this set of revisions to Colorado's academic standards.
January 26, 2018
Colorado students would have to do science to learn it under new standards
A standards review committee has recommended Colorado adopt a modified version of Next Generation Science Standards. That could mean a big change in the classroom.
I [heart] NY
May 9, 2017
New York state gives Common Core a makeover — and a new name
The state's learning standards will be renamed the Next Generation English Language Arts and Mathematics Learning Standards.
April 14, 2016
New Indiana science standards would stress skills over memorizing facts
The Indiana State Board of Education is expected to vote on updated science standards at its meeting tomorrow.
September 18, 2015
State Board of Education begins in-depth review of science standards
Launching a second review of Tennessee education standards within a year, the State Board of Education announces a public review of its proposed benchmarks for science.
May 14, 2015
A year after Common Core, the next battle could be Indiana's new science standards
The Indiana Department of Education is set to update the state’s science standards, but some are worried it'll rely too heavily on standards deemed too easy and unclear.
February 3, 2015
State board poised to add more test scores into teacher ratings
The Indiana State Board of Education is expected to vote tomorrow on how much student test scores factor into teacher evaluations — for some, it could…
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