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How Performance Expectations have changed in the Last Ten Years

Posted by Tahlea Jankoski on March 09, 2018

 

As innovation in technology and science continue to drive our current economy, science standards in education for students have also changed to meet the demands of the growing field of STEM. The Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) was revised 15 years ago to support growing performance expectations and improve End of Course assessments. The focus of the new standards set by the NGSS is to help more students become engaged in science activities and to improve performance rankings. 

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Topics: STEM Ed News

2017 Political Influence in Education: A Brief Update

Posted by Tahlea Jankoski on November 10, 2017

The political landscape for 2017 has left many wondering how the change in leadership will affect education. Where does STEM fit in? How will school choice shape education and is ESSA still applied?

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Topics: STEM Ed News