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BOSE Recent Reports 

Reaching Students: What Research Says about Effective Instruction in Undergraduate Science and Engineering

Reaching Students coverLThis guide book is based on the 2012 NRC report Disciplline-Based Education Research. Written for undergraduate science and engineering instructors, it provides concrete examples and case studies illustrate how experienced instructors and leaders have applied evidence-based approaches to address student needs, encouraged the use of effective techniques. 

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Guide to Implementing the Next Generation Science Standards

Implementing NGSS LThis report offers guidance to district and school leaders and teachers on necessary steps for putting the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) into practice.

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Literacy for Science:
Exploring the Intersection of the Next Generation Science Standards and
Common Core for ELA Standards: A Workshop Summary

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Literacy for Science is the summary of a workshop convened by the Board on Science
Education in December 2013 to clarify how the literacy for science aspect of Common Core State Standards for ELA and the practices in Next Generation Science Standards complement each other and can be used improve practices in science and ELA classrooms.

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BOSE Upcoming Event

2015 Annual Meeting of Council of State Science Supervisors

Chicago LJoin BOSE on March 9 in Chicago for a discussion about the recent report on Literacy for Science.  The session will take place at the Hyatt Regency in room Jackson Park A/B.

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BOSE New Activities 

Strengthening Research Experiences for Undergraduate STEM Students

Science headBOSE is overseeing a committee to examine what is known about undergraduate STEM students' participation in research experiences, define what qualifies as "authentic undergraduate research experiences," and what additional resources are needed to assess the quality and outcomes of students' experiences.

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BOSE Of Interest

The Importance of STEM Education


At the 2014 White House Science Fair, held May 27, new steps to support science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education were announced as part of the president's Educate to Innovate campaign.

The Academies have produced dozens of expert reports on this topic, including a recent report that focused on integrating STEM disciplines in K-12 education and what would most likely lead to positive learning outcomes. Also important, STEM learning outside the classroom in informal and after-school settings is the subject of a June 3-4 workshop.


 

 

 



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