Next Generation Science Standards in Three Stages

This one is going out to all the teachers and parents who are staring at the Next Generation Science Standards and sayin’ Whaaaaa?

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Science Education Inside and Outside the Classroom

In my career, I have watched curriculums, educational benchmarks and standards change both inside and outside of the Classroom. The Principles of Science, however, are a rarely changing stabilizing force. Observation, Exploration and Discovery drive Theories toward Laws as we learn ever more about our Universe.  

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Coaching Exhausted Students at the End of the School Year

This was a Very Powerful Academic Year. I learned a great deal about the needs of my students, while I hope they gained helpful strategies, from me, that that will lead them to ultimate success in the sciences and beyond. At this time I’d like to share some simple observations about how we negotiated the […]

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Academic Coaching A Case Study in Chemistry

I have worked with my Chemistry Girls now for just about a year and I would like to share some of my boots-on-the-ground observations in a quick Case Study of our time together. My Last Post outlined the Essential Factors in preparing for the Mentoring experience and the Next will add to the list of […]

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