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July 17th, 2017

📅 Upcoming PD Opportunities

Arizona English Language Arts Standards Implementation and Planning Workshop – July 25th, 2017 Webinar: Excellence in Civic Engagement School Application Process – July 26, 2017 Webinar: Using the C3 Framework To Support Social Studies State Standards – July 27, 2017 Multisensory Grammar – August 1, 2017 Aug 1, 2017 Aug 1, 2017 Webinar: Excellence in [Read more…]

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July 14th, 2017

Science Standards Revision – July Update

On July 13-14, the Science Standards Revision Working Group convened to continue the process of revising Arizona’s Science Standards. A total of 33 Arizona educators participated, representing 2 institutes of higher education, 31 districts/schools, including 1 charter school and 2 private schools. Participants were from 6 Arizona counties: Gila, Maricopa, Navajo, Pima, Pinal, and Yuma. [Read more…]

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June 30th, 2017

Science Standards Revision – June Update

On June 28, the Science Standards Revision Working Group convened to continue the process of revising Arizona’s Science Standards. A total of 25 Arizona educators participated, representing 3 institutes of higher education, 20 districts (21 schools), and 1 charter school. Participants were from 5 Arizona counties: Apache, Coconino, Maricopa, Pima, and Yavapai. Download the June [Read more…]

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June 22nd, 2017

Social Studies Standards Revision June Update

On June 20, the Social Studies Standards Working group convened to continue the process of revising the Arizona Social Studies Standards. A total of 23 educators participated representing 2 institutes of higher education and 20 districts/schools, including 3 charter schools. Participants represented 5 Arizona Counties: Apache, Maricopa, Pima, Yavapai, and Yuma. Download the June 20, [Read more…]

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June 5th, 2017

Social Studies Standards Revision May Update

On May 31, the Social Studies Standards Working group convened to continue the process of revising the Arizona Social Studies Standards. At total of 16 educators participated, representing 3 institutes of higher education and 12 districts/schools, including 2 charter schools. Participants represented 4 Arizona counties: Cochise, Maricopa, Mohave and Pima. Download the May 31, 2017 [Read more…]

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May 31st, 2017

Science Standards Revision – May Update

On May 31, the Science Standards Revision Working Group convened to continue the process of revising Arizona’s Science Standards. A total of 27 Arizona educators participated, representing 2 institutes of higher education and 25 districts/schools, including 3 charter schools. Participants represented 7 Arizona counties: Apache, Coconino, Maricopa, Mohave, Navajo, Pima, and Pinal. Download the May [Read more…]

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May 26th, 2017

Computer Science Resources

The K-12 Computer Science Framework identifies the big ideas of computer science through core concepts (major content areas in the field of computer science) and core practices (behaviors that computationally literate students use to fully engage with the core concepts of computer science). Learning progressions describe how students’ conceptual understanding and practice of computer science [Read more…]

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