January/February 2017 – Vol. 29 No. 4

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Jan
19
Thu
2017
8:00 am Teaching Literacy Through NGSS @ San Diego County Office of Education
Teaching Literacy Through NGSS @ San Diego County Office of Education
Jan 19 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
A one-day experience where K-5 teachers identify and explore connections between NGSS and the CA Literacy Standards, identify strategies to build content literacy in science, and develop a plan to integrate science and literacy in[...]
8:00 am Teaching Literacy Throug​h NGSS @ San Diego County Office of Education
Teaching Literacy Throug​h NGSS @ San Diego County Office of Education
Jan 19 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
Implementation Stage 1, 2, 3 A three-day experience where teachers look in-depth at the instructional shifts and dimensions of NGSS. They explore the performance expectations, work collaboratively with others to develop conceptual storylines, and begin[...]
Jan
21
Sat
2017
2:00 pm Planning a NGSS Unit @ R.H. Fleet Science Center. Community Forum Space (please enter through the Business Entrance)
Planning a NGSS Unit @ R.H. Fleet Science Center. Community Forum Space (please enter through the Business Entrance)
Jan 21 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Planning a NGSS Unit Are you just getting started with NGSS?  Have you been working with NGSS approaches for a while but would like more hands-on support and time to collaborate? All educators are welcome[...]
Jan
24
Tue
2017
4:00 pm Using Phenomena in Your Classroom @ Sacramento County Office of Education
Using Phenomena in Your Classroom @ Sacramento County Office of Education
Jan 24 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
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Jan
25
Wed
2017
4:30 pm CSTA After School Special: Analy... @ Rocklin Academy Gateway, • Multipurpose Room Building 6552
CSTA After School Special: Analy... @ Rocklin Academy Gateway, • Multipurpose Room Building 6552
Jan 25 @ 4:30 pm – 5:45 pm
California Science Teachers Association Presents: After School Special! After School Specials are new Science Educator Professional Learning Events – short on time, but high in quality! Analyze This: NGSS Classroom Tools for the Science and Engineering[...]
Jan
31
Tue
2017
4:30 pm Science in the River City @ CSUS - Sequoia Hall Lobby
Science in the River City @ CSUS - Sequoia Hall Lobby
Jan 31 @ 4:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Science in the River City (SIRC) is an outstanding, standards-based, professional development program for Kindergarten through 12th-grade science teachers. SIRC is held approximately once a month at Sacramento State during the academic year. The program is[...]
Feb
4
Sat
2017
7:00 am Arts Integration and STEAM confe... @ Online
Arts Integration and STEAM confe... @ Online
Feb 4 @ 7:00 am – 1:00 pm
This arts integration and STEAM conference provides a flexible and affordable learning option for K-12 classroom and arts educators seeking practical tips, resources and ideas for integrating the arts into any classroom. Attend via live-stream[...]
8:00 am STEM Conference @ San Mateo County Office of Education
STEM Conference @ San Mateo County Office of Education
Feb 4 @ 8:00 am – 12:30 pm
Saturday, February 4th at the San Mateo County Office of Education is the place to get lots of new lessons and ideas to use in your classroom. There will be over twenty-five workshops and a[...]
9:00 am Introduction to the NGSS (grades... @ California Academy of Sciences
Introduction to the NGSS (grades... @ California Academy of Sciences
Feb 4 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm
Introduction to the NGSS (grades K - 12) @ California Academy of Sciences | San Francisco | California | United States
Demystify the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) in this beginner’s-level workshop. Register now How will science education be transformed by the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS)? Join us to explore the principles underlying the NGSS.[...]
Feb
7
Tue
2017
9:00 am Science Leadership & Professiona... @ San Diego County Office of Education, Room 306
Science Leadership & Professiona... @ San Diego County Office of Education, Room 306
Feb 7 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
On-going network designed to bring leaders of science reform and professional development together with the goal of building capacity of all stakeholders to effectively implement the Next Generation Science Standards in the regionShare/Email:TwitterFacebookEmailMorePinterestTumblrLinkedInPrint
Feb
8
Wed
2017
4:00 pm Get Techie with Weebly @ Sacramento County Office of Education, Computer Lab
Get Techie with Weebly @ Sacramento County Office of Education, Computer Lab
Feb 8 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Plan, design, and publish your own free website or blog for your classroom. Building a site has never been easier with Weebly. Learn more about this website builder to create powerful, professional websites without any[...]
Feb
10
Fri
2017
4:30 pm SNSTA Annual Regional K-12 Scien... @ Western High School
SNSTA Annual Regional K-12 Scien... @ Western High School
Feb 10 @ 4:30 pm – Feb 11 @ 4:00 pm
This is the regional annual K-12 science conference sponsored by the Southern Nevada Science Teachers Association, Southern Nevada Regional Professional Development Program, and the Clark County School District. Please join us as we welcome Page[...]
Feb
11
Sat
2017
9:00 am NGSSpalooza @ CSU Northridge
NGSSpalooza @ CSU Northridge
Feb 11 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
RSVP by February 2! It’s NGSS time!  Move your classes and school into the NGSS era. Get the latest news and guidance from the writers of the CA Science Framework. Hear from schools who have[...]
Feb
12
Sun
2017
2:00 pm Sacramento Darwin Day @ La Sierra Community Center, John Smith Hall
Sacramento Darwin Day @ La Sierra Community Center, John Smith Hall
Feb 12 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
The Reality Of Climate Change: A Path Forward Currently, Tom Suchanek is Scientist Emeritus with the USGS Western Ecological Research Center (WERC). Trained as a coastal marine ecologist, he was a Research Manager, Lead Scientist[...]
Feb
21
Tue
2017
4:00 pm How to Navigate and Implement th... @ Sacramento County Office of Education
How to Navigate and Implement th... @ Sacramento County Office of Education
Feb 21 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
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Feb
22
Wed
2017
4:00 pm Get Techie with Google @ Sacramento County Office of Education, Computer Lab
Get Techie with Google @ Sacramento County Office of Education, Computer Lab
Feb 22 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
In this course, you will learn about Google Drive and how to use: • Google Docs to create and format text documents and collaborate with other people in real time. • Google Forms to make[...]
Feb
28
Tue
2017
4:30 pm Science in the River City @ CSUS - Sequoia Hall Lobby
Science in the River City @ CSUS - Sequoia Hall Lobby
Feb 28 @ 4:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Science in the River City (SIRC) is an outstanding, standards-based, professional development program for Kindergarten through 12th-grade science teachers. SIRC is held approximately once a month at Sacramento State during the academic year. The program is[...]
Mar
8
Wed
2017
4:00 pm Get Techie with Screencasting @ Sacramento County Office of Education, Computer Lab
Get Techie with Screencasting @ Sacramento County Office of Education, Computer Lab
Mar 8 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Learn how to create screen recordings and videos to share information with your students. You will learn how to screencast using Jing and Screencast-O-MaticShare/Email:TwitterFacebookEmailMorePinterestTumblrLinkedInPrint
Mar
10
Fri
2017
8:00 am NGSS Leadership Conference 2017 @ Liberty Station Conference Center
NGSS Leadership Conference 2017 @ Liberty Station Conference Center
Mar 10 @ 8:00 am – 3:30 pm
The NGSS Leadership Conference brings district teams together with California and national leaders in science education to support the transition and implementation of the Next Generation Science Standards. Teams receive the most current information on[...]
Mar
21
Tue
2017
4:00 pm Engineering and Modeling in your... @ Sacramento County Office of Education
Engineering and Modeling in your... @ Sacramento County Office of Education
Mar 21 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
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