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California Science Curriculum Framework Draft Now Available for Public Review

» Framework Group Review Events

» Webinar Recording: California Science Framework Overview Recording (11/17/2015)

» Link to Draft Framework

» NGSS PD Event Calendar

» NGSS Blog

» CSLNet's Toolkit to facilitate inclusion of NGSS in your district LCAP

NGSS Transition Phase Rollout #2:

»Camarillo: December 8-9, 2015


» Using Phase Changes to Remove Contaminants from Water

» Middle School Madness Part 2: Integrated Science Versus Coordinated Science

» Engaging Students in the Classroom, Field, and Beyond: The Role of Multimedia in Citizen Science

» On Using Media As a Means to Get Students Future-Ready or Intermediality in the Classroom

» Multimedia for Science Education

» The Tree Room: A New Online Resource for Teaching Evolutionary Relationships

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California Science Education Conference

Handouts for workshops are now available online:

» Friday Sessions:

» Saturday Sessions:

» Sunday Sessions:

Save the Date for the 2016 CSTA Conference in Palm Spring, October 21-23, 2016.

Proposals for the 2016 conference will be accepted in late November.


» Now Accepting Nominations for CSTA Board of Directors! The deadline is February 1, 2016, all members are encouraged to participate.

» Draft Science Curriculum Framework has been released for public review - learn how you can participate!

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