Episode 061: Designing an NGSS Storyline with Kate Henson

 

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Summary:

Today we have Kate Henson from Inquiry Hub walk us through the steps of designing an NGSS storyline. She then tells us of the free NGSS high school biology units available on iHub and other opportunities for teachers offered by Inquiry Hub. (And a chemistry unit on its way!)

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Show Highlights

  • 01:30 - 10:00     Introduction to Kate and Inquiry Hub
     
  • 10:00 - 13:30     Moving from storylines to lesson plans
     
  • 13:30 - 16:00     Free biology and chemistry curriculum available on the Inquiry Hub website
     
  • 16:00 - 19:30     Professional development with Inquiry Hub
     
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Episode 059: Justiceā€Centered Science Pedagogy with Daniel Morales-Doyle

 

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Summary:

Daniel Morales-Doyle talks with us today about the powerful impact of a justice-centered science pedagogy. He gives examples of what this looks like throughout different grade bands. He specifically shares a high school chemistry unit he taught in Chicago. In the show notes, find his research and similar articles of the impact of justice centered science pedagogy.

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Show Highlights

  • 01:30 - 05:30    Introduction to Daniel and justice-centered science pedagogy
  • 05:30 - 08:30    Examples of justice-centered science pedagogy in the classroom
  • 08:30 - 14:00    The impact of justice-centered science pedagogy for the students
  • 14:00 - 24:30 ...
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Episode 029: NGSS Storylines, Vocabulary, and More with Jason Crean, MS Bio, EdD

 

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Summary:

Our guest today, Jason Crean, PhD shares with us the powerful impacts NGSS storylines have on student learning. He share what works in a NGSS high school classroom shares many resources for teachers such as where to get high quality NGSS aligned units.

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 Show Highlights

  • 02:00 - 08:00   Common teacher misconceptions about NGSS
  • 08:30 - 09:45   Front-loading vocabulary vs a 'Less is More' strategy
  • 10:15 - 16:00   Training teachers in NGSS storylines + storyline examples
  • 16:15 - 21:45   Three-dimensional assessment with NGSS
  • 22:00 - 24:30   NGSS in the eyes of administrators
  • 25:00 - 30:45   Resources for implementing + adjusting NGSS storylines
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