Understanding and Using the Vision from Framework for K-12 Science Education to Improve Science Teaching and Learning
A Workshop for Science Educators and Administrators
Sponsored by Utah State Office of Education
Dixie State University
December 5, 6, 2013
The workshop provides Utah educators and policy makers with meaningful understanding of the NRC Framework for K-12 Science Education. The workshop brings together experts from across the country to work with the Utah science education community to advance Utah’s understanding of the vision for K-12 Science Education and the research supporting this vision as presented in the Framework for K-12 Science Education. The purpose is to build state capacity in preparation for developing improvement in science instruction for K-12 students and to create a foundation for future professional development efforts within the state.