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No Time to Lose: How to Build a World-Class Education System State by State

Report, Website

Report on educationally high-performing countries that implement policies and practices and build comprehensive systems that look drastically different from those in the U.S. Each state can develop its own strategies for building a modern education system that is globally... Read more

Early Childhood, General Education, Teacher Resource

Achieve the Core


Interactive math resource for teachers and students with rigorous math tasks aligned to standards. Also relates to: Common Core Standards, general education, math lessons, math tasks, Common Core teachers, students, parents, administrators, educators, curriculum mapping,... Read more

General Education, Parents, Student Resource, Teacher Resource

Decoding Deeper Learning in the Classroom

Decoding Deeper Learning in the Classroom


This guide, developed by the William + Flora Hewlett Foundation, provides an idea of what deeper learning looks like and questions teachers can ask to allow students to master content in different and longer-lasting ways.  Download PDF Also relates to: deeper learning classrooms... Read more

General Education, Nonprofit, Parents, Student Resource, Teacher Resource

Academic Language in the Cycle of Inquiry


This is the presentation from ISEC team's session, “How Does Inquiry Science Cultivate Academic Language Development and Support Equity in Education?” at the PED sponsored STEM Symposium June 1–2, 2017. The event was held at the Embassy Suites in Albuquerque, NM. Also relates to... Read more

Teacher Resource

National Science Teachers Association (NSTA)


The National Science Teachers Association is dedicated to improving instruction and increasing public awareness of science education. This website offers memberships as well as books, journals, conferences, and professional learning opportunities for educators from elementary... Read more

General Education, Student Resource, Teacher Resource

Teacher conducting a science experiment for high school students

Next Generation Science Standards Hub, National Science Teachers Association (NSTA)


This site provides excellent teacher resources that support instruction and assessment of NGSS and prepare students for the future and workforce needs in STEM. Also relates to: NGSS, standards, cross-cutting concepts, science and engineering practices, STEM... Read more

General Education, Student Resource, Teacher Resource

NGSS logo

Next Generation Science Standards


Get to know K-12 Next Generation Science Standards three-dimensional learning and performance expectations.  Learn how NGSS helps students relate to the world around them and builds a cohesive understanding of science over time. Teaching tools and resources are offered. http://... Read more

General Education, Student Resource, Teacher Resource

Thumbnail of infographic for the Teaching Channel

Teaching Channel

Video, Website

Teaching Channel is a thriving online community where teachers can watch, share, and learn diverse techniques to help every student grow. This site works to improve the teaching profession through practice and reflection with many inspirational videos that support a “Theory of... Read more

General Education

Science teacher instructing young students in a classroom

MindShift Teaching Resources


Connecting educators with the learning sciences, exploring the future of learning in all its dimensions, from KQED News and NPR. This site examines how learning is impacted by technology, discoveries about how the brain works, poverty and inequities, social and emotional... Read more

General Education, Just for Fun, Student Resource, Teacher Resource

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