That’s so Meta(cognitive)! — investigates how explicitly teaching students metacognitive strategies helps them become more effective learners, able to integrate knowledge rather than just memorize isolated science facts and definitions.
Sunday, March 13th, 2016
Monday, February 8th, 2016
Thursday, January 14th, 2016
PORTS is a free distance learning program that uses the power of interactive videoconferencing to help K-12 schools teach common core state standards in the context of California State Parks.
PORTS Programs include:
- Fully developed units of study to prepare and assess learning.
- Live, interactive videoconference presentations on science, history, language arts and other academic topics.
PORTS bridges the socio-economic gap in California’s educational system by providing meaningful interactions – regardless of race, economic status or location.
Monday, October 19th, 2015
Submitted by Eric Lewis National Board Certified Teacher in the San Francisco Unified School District and CSTA Member
Monday, September 14th, 2015
Video captured by Jeff Orlinsky, CSTA high school director, while on vacation in Florida this summer.
Tuesday, March 3rd, 2015
curated by Jill Grace
I’d like to introduce you all to my current favorite messenger of science, Chicago’s The Field Museum of Natural History’s Chief Curiosity Correspondent, Emily Grasile. Emily is the host of the very popular science YouTube channel, The Brain Scoop, which recently celebrated its two year anniversary. An art major who started volunteering at the University of Montana’s Philip L. Wright Zoological Museum and fell in love with science, Emily brings her own curiosity of science and passion to this fun series which give us an inside view of scientific collections and their application to scientific understanding. (more…)
Tuesday, November 4th, 2014
The team at Periodic Videos has created a TED-Ed Lesson for every element of the periodic table. This one is about oxygen – it’s number 8 and is among the most “famous” of the elements.
Access the full series of videos on TED-Ed.
Tuesday, October 7th, 2014
Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014
Tuesday, August 5th, 2014
Video Courtesy of Dialogue Earth Videos
Tuesday, July 8th, 2014
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Tuesday, March 4th, 2014
Tuesday, January 7th, 2014
CSTA is very excited about this month’s science video! It was submitted by Zachary Spain, a 6th grade student from Petaluma. (more…)
Wednesday, December 4th, 2013
Monday, November 4th, 2013
Tuesday, October 1st, 2013
Thursday, August 1st, 2013
Video courtesy of: TedxTalks http://www.youtube.com/user/TEDxTalks?feature=watch
Monday, July 1st, 2013
Monday, June 3rd, 2013
Wednesday, May 1st, 2013
Video courtesy of Infinite Thinking Machine www.infinitethinking.org
Friday, March 1st, 2013
Source: Infinite Thinking Machine – CUE
Friday, February 1st, 2013
Tuesday, January 1st, 2013