Archive — Month: March 2017


March 24th, 2017

Science Standards Revision – March Update

On March 22, the Science Standards Revision Working Group convened to continue the process of revising Arizona’s Science Standards. A total of 28 Arizona educators participated, representing 2 institutes of higher education and 25 districts/schools, including 2 charter schools. Participants represented 6 Arizona counties: Apache, Maricopa, Pima, Pinal, Yavapai, and Yuma. Download the March 22, [Read more…]

March 10th, 2017

Register today! National Geographic Saturday STEM Series

Come learn with National Geographic Explorer Andrés Ruzo on April 8 2017. Click here for more information or to register for the FREE National Geographic Saturday STEM Series. Learn more about the Keynote Speaker, Andrés Ruzo and his research.

March 8th, 2017

Presidential Awards Nominations

Do you know an outstanding 7th-12th grade mathematics or science teacher? If so, please consider nominating that teacher for a Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST).The Presidential Awards are the nation’s highest honors for teachers of mathematics and science (including computer science), and recipients of the award receive $10,000 from the [Read more…]

March 7th, 2017

Social Studies Standards March Revision

The Social Studies Standards Revision Working Group convened to continue the process of revising Arizona’s Social Studies Standards. On March 3, the Social Studies Standards Revision Working Group convened to continue the process of revising Arizona’s Social Studies Standards. A total of 26 Arizona educators participated, representing 2 institutes of higher education, 23 districts/schools, including [Read more…]

March 7th, 2017

Social Studies Standards Revision February Updates

Social Studies Standards Revision Updates On January 31, the Social Studies Standards Revision Working Group convened to begin the process of revising Arizona’s Social Studies Standards. A total of 34 educators attended, representing 3 institutes of higher education, 28 districts/schools, and 1 charter school. Participants represented 8 Arizona counties: Maricopa, Pima, Mohave, Yavapai, Pinal, Apache, [Read more…]