Science Professional Resources

Research and Publications

Atlas for Science Literacy Website
This book features visual maps of science content from K to 12, and helps schools and districts with science curriculum development.


General Science Assessment Information

National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP)
The National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), also known as “the Nation’s Report Card,” is the only nationally representative and continuing assessment of what America’s students know and can do in various subject areas.

Trends in International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS)
TIMSS, formerly known as the Third International Mathematics and Science Study) provides reliable and timely data on the mathematics and science achievement of U.S. students compared to that of students in other countries.


Professional Organizations


Grants and Awards


Link to the Science Instructional Resource Page

Link to the Main Science Page

Contact Information

Cheryl Dunham, K-12 Science Specialist
Phone: 602.542.4734
Lacey Wieser, Director of K-12 Science and Social Studies
Phone: 602.364.2332