3/21: Advocate for Next Generation Science Standards
Please complete this survey to express your support of the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) in Colorado to the state. Share this with your network of Scientists, Science Teachers, Parents and anyone else who values science!
WHEN TO TAKE SURVEY: ASAP
WHY THIS IS IMPORTANT: There is an active push to NOT use NGSS, and to remove Evolution and Climate Science from the state standards. The NGSS incorporate a huge Environmental Education component that is currently not part of our standards. Here´s a little more about the NGSS…
The Next Generation Science Standards are relatively and involve more modern, effective pedagogy. Extremely importantly, the standards include a whole section on Earth and Human Activity including Human Impacts on Earth Systems and Global Climate Change and Biological Evolution. You can see these and the other core ideas included on page 4 of this summary.
Read more about the Next Generation Science here