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Using Problem-Based Learning to up your NGSS game

March 08, 2016 06:00 PM EST - March 08, 2016 07:00 PM EST

Grades 8-12

One of the biggest shifts involved with the implementation of the NGSS is the movement to incorporate more scenario-based and problem-based learning. To help prepare students for their next steps in school and beyond, students need to be doing science and seeing how it fits into their daily lives. Join Pearson author Mike Padilla as he brings Problem-Based learning into the science classroom to help prepare students for science and technology careers of the future.

Presenter: Dr. Michael Padilla, former NSTA President and Writer of the National Science Education Standards

Bio: Dr. Michael Padilla is a leader in middle school science education. He is the former President of the National Science Teachers Association (2005-2006). Dr. Padilla is an author of the National Science Education Standards.

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