The Connecticut Science Center will open early at 9AM on Saturday, February 24 & Sunday, February 25 for the Hogwarts Celebration of Science and Sorcery.
Tickets for this event are still available at our ticketing counter.  CLICK HERE for help with getting here or parking.

Elements of the NGSS

Leveraging modules from the California Academy of the Sciences, this offering provides teachers with an initial introduction to the components of the Next Generation Science Standards.

Elements of the NGSS

Developed in response to districts who were not yet able to take advantage of longer, more robust NGSS workshops, Elements of the NGSS provides foundational awareness of the three dimensions of the NGSS in a half-day or full-day experience.
Audience: Educators who are new to the NGSS;
Prerequisite: None
Enrollment: Teams of two or more are recommended
Duration: Three hours (one half day) - focus on NGSS Practices and DCIs -or-
Six hours (two half days or one full day) - focus on all three dimensions
Location: Typically in your district (travel costs apply)
Format: Hands-on, minds-on engagement with the standards
Facilitation: Connecticut Science Center Professional Development Specialists and Consultants
Cost: Competitively priced based on group size and travel costs
Contact Nick Balisciano, Director of Programs and the Mandell Academy, at 860-520-2193 or nbalisciano@CTScienceCenter.org for more information and a custom quote.