T66. Beginning a New Era in Earth Science Education: The Role of Geoscience in Implementing the Next Generation Science Standards
Michael J. Passow,
Michael E. Wysession, Jacqueline E. Huntoon, Emily E. Gochis, Alexandria Guth,
Ashley E. Miller
National Earth Science Teachers Association; GSA Geoscience Education Division; National Association of Geoscience Teachers; GSA Geology and Society Division
Representatives from school districts, professional societies, teacher training programs, and informal science institutions share examples of incorporating the geosciences to integrate disciplinary core ideas, cross-cutting concepts, engineering practices, and holistic thinking into emerging NGSS-aligned programs.
Geoscience Education | Public Policy