Project 2061 Connections

 

Project 2061 Connections is an electronic newsletter for the science education community.

October 2015

I. Targeting Energy Concepts in High School Biology

With a grant from the U.S. Department of Education’s Institute of Education Sciences, Project 2061 is developing a new six-week curriculum unit to help high school students understand and use important ideas about energy to explain fundamental processes in living organisms. Read more.

II. Global Influence of Project 2061

Chinese and Korean science educators look to Project 2061 for guidance as they pursue their own education reform efforts.  Read more.

III. Student Assessment Materials Reach More Teachers

Project 2061’s science assessment items and other resources are now accessible to many more teachers in the U.S. and Canada.  Read more.

IV. AAAS 2016 Annual Meeting, Feb. 11-15, in Washington, DC

Join thousands of leading scientists, educators, policymakers, students, and journalists at this interdisciplinary and inclusive event! From plenary sessions and topical lectures to career-building opportunities and Family Science Days, there is something for everyone!  Find out more.

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