Latest Events and Workshops

One of the key innovations of the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) is the emphasis on the science and engineering practices. Join us to broaden your knowledge of the science and engineering practices and hone your skills for implementing the science and engineering practices in your classroom. ... View Event

✸THIS IS AN UPCOMING VIRTUAL OPPORTUNITY✸
January 12, February 9, March 9, April 13, 2021

Ambitious Science Teaching outlines a powerful framework for science teaching to ensure rigorous and equitable instruction for all students. ... View Event
The Maine Mathematics and Science Alliance is pleased to be teaming up with the Maine Environmental Educators Association to offer “Getting to Know the NGSS for Maine’s Environmental Educators.” During this free workshop, we explore the key shifts in the NGSS, model how to incorporate these shits into programming, and think about ways that Environmental Educators can both lead and support the transition to the NGSS! As a fun bonus, we will also be modeling ways to engage youth in scientific investigations in virtual environments. ... View Event
Are you looking for ways to build your own and your students’ understanding of the key components of computational fluency?
Do you want to gain access to numerous routines, activities and resources to support students’ flexibility in their approaches to operating with whole numbers, fractions and decimals? ... View Event

Recent Posts

ACRES Team Wins 2 STEMforALL Video Awards

ACRES Team Wins 2 STEMforALL Video Awards

This week the Maine Mathematics and Science Alliance’s Afterschool Coaching for Reflective Educators in STEM Project (ACRES) won two national awards for a ...
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Marci Train Bigelow Laboratory Southern Research Cruise

WeatherBlur Teacher Leader Marci Train Sets Sail with the Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences Team

On January 24th, 2020, Mrs. Marci Train, a teacher at the two-room Long Island School in Maine's Casco Bay, set ...
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AR Girls 2020 Registration Open

AR Girls Registration Open for Summer 2020

Register for AR Girls 2020 Summer Session AR Girls registration is open for the summer 2020 workshop program which will ...
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OpenSciEd new releases

OpenSciEd to Release New NGSS-Designed Units in February!

Looking for high-quality, open-source, NGSS-designed middle school science units?  OpenSciEd will be releasing the second round of open-source, NGSS-designed middle ...
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