Introducing the NGSS Learning Series
The Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) describe the key scientific ideas and engineering practices that all students should learn by the time they graduate high school. These performance expectations for kindergarten through high school were designed to better integrate STEM learning and to prepare all students for success in college and career.
The following online learning modules were designed to provide clear information for teachers, school leaders, families and community members about what the NGSS cover, how they were developed, and how they will be implemented in DC schools.
Teaching Channel’s video showcase of innovative and effective teaching practices offers over 120 video resources about Common Core for teachers.
Each brief informational video is searchable by subject and grade and focuses on a particular aspect of the...
Beyond Common Core State Standards in English/language arts and mathematics, DC has adopted these rigorous content-area learning standards and guides for arts, early learning, health and physical education, science, social studies, technology and world language.