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Friday, October 25 • 9:15am - 10:45am
Keynote Address: Implementing the NGSS: Shifts in Classroom Practice; Opening Session; and Membership Meeting
Join CSTA for the annual meeting of members!  CSTA President, Laura Henriques will deliver an update on the state of the association and the state of science education in California.  Following Laura's address will be the keynote presentation by Dr. Stephen Pruitt.  Dr. Pruitt is the Vice President for Content, Research, and Development for Achieve and led the development of the Next Generation of Science Standards.

Stephen will update the audience on current adoption and implementation efforts around the Next Generation Science Standards in California and other states, as well as discuss the vision for how classroom practice will shift as a result of the NGSS.
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Laura Henriques

Professor, CSU Long Beach
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Stephen Pruitt

Vice President for Content, Research, and Development, Achieve
Stephen Pruitt is senior vice president at Achieve. For the past three years, he has been leading the development of the Next Generation Science Standards. Stephen began his career as a high school chemistry teacher in Georgia, where he taught for 12 years. In 2003, he joined the... Read More →


Friday October 25, 2013 9:15am - 10:45am PDT
Palm Springs Convention Center, Primrose B 277 N. Avenida Caballeros, Palm Springs, CA 92262
  General Session, NGSS

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