Attention middle school science teachers and pre-service teachers! Check out this excellent professional development opportunity coming your way - summer 2016! Our Middle School Science Modeling workshop will highlight and embed a notably successful method of STEM instruction known as Modeling InstructionTM;
which is categorized by inquiry-based labs, and classroom discussions based around whiteboarding.
Not only will you experience and learn how to implement this elegant and highly effective pedagogy in your own classroom, you will learn new hands-on and engaging activities that align with New York’s Scope and Sequence and NGSS Science and Engineering Practices to utilize in your own classroom. The actual workshop will focus on topics that will be drawn from the Life, Physical, and Earth and Space Sciences, chosen so as to best meet the interests and needs of the teacher-participants.