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NGSNavigators Podcast Encore #15 - David Grossman

 

This week we take a look back at Episode 44 of the NGSNavigators Podcast, which featured NGSS teacher David Grossman. He shared a number of great insights on ways teachers can take small steps toward implementing NGSS in their classrooms. He also discussed how he dove into implementing storylines in his classroom even though he was not an expert in the storyline topic at the time.


Be sure to check out the original Episode 44 blog post for these resources, show notes, and more!

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View a list of NGSS resources related to this episode in the original post.

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NGSNavigators Podcast Encore #14 - Dr. Jason Crean

 

Episode 29 of the NGSNavigators Podcast featured Jason Crean, MS Bio and EdD. He discussed the powerful impacts NGSS storylines have on student learning. He spoke what works in a NGSS high school classroom and revealed several resources for teachers, including where to get high-quality NGSS aligned units.

Be sure to check out the original Episode 29 blog post for these resources, show notes, and more!

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View a list of NGSS resources related to this episode in the original post.

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NGSNavigators Podcast Encore #4 - Holly Hereau

 

 

Taking a look back at a great conversation with guest Holly Hereau about NGSS storylines and driving question boards!

Due to some unplanned circumstances, we are unable to provide you with a new episode of the NGSNavigators Podcast this week. But that's okay! It gives us the opportunity to look back and feature an early episode of the podcast that we think you'll love!

Holly Hereau joined us on Episode 9 to discuss insights and strategies for implementing storylines and driving question boards in NGSS.

Holly has been teaching high school science since 2004. In addition to teaching, Holly works as an NGSX facilitator and a Next Generation Science Storylines consultant. Holly was also named the Michigan Science Teachers Association (MSTA) 2019 High School Teacher of the Year.

Storylines can be a powerful tool in NGSS classrooms and we were thrilled to have Holly share her knowledge and experience with using them. If you've been considering a deeper dive into NGSS...

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Episode 044: Small Steps to NGSS with David Grossman

 

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Summary:

NGSS teacher, David Grossman, shares ways teachers can take small steps to implementing NGSS in their classroom. He also discusses how he dived into implementing storylines in his classroom even though he was not an expert in the storyline topic. There’s a ton of golden nuggets of NGSS advice in this episode. Perfect for getting you ready for the upcoming school year!

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Show Highlights

  • 02:00 - 05:00    Introduction to David & NGSS
  • 05:00 - 13:30    How storylines level the playing field in the classroom
  • 13:30 - 19:00    David's work with Small Steps NGSS (his website)
  • 19:00 - 28:00    Incorporating cross-cutting concepts with a checklist
  • 28:00 - 30:00    David's advice for new NGSS teachers
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