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3rd Iowa Next Generation Science Standards Task Force Meeting Tomorrow

October 15, 2013 0 Comments

The 3rd Next Generation Task Force Meeting will be held tomorrow (Tuesday, October 16) from 10:00a – 3:00p.  It will be held at the Science Center of Iowa (401 W. MLK Parkway, Des Moines) in the Principal Hall.  It is open to the public.  If you can attend even part of the meeting tomorrow that would be great!

Here is the final agenda:

10:00 a.m. Welcome

10:15 a.m. STEM, Iowa workforce, and science education

11:00 a.m. Iowa Survey Results

12:00 p.m. Lunch

12:30 p.m. Implementation, assessments and cost Colleen Anderson

1:00 p.m. Side-by-Side Comparison of Documents (IC and NGSS)

2:00 p.m. Break

2:15 p.m. Discussion

3:00 p.m. Next Steps and Adjourn

Next Tentative Meetings: November 19, 2013 and/or December 10, 2013 10:00 to 3:00 SCI

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