• NGSS ~ Next Generation Science Standards    
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    The NGSS weaves together the 3 different aspects of science education.
     
    In the past, the emphasis was on content knowledge ~ memorizing facts.
    Now the emphasis is on the process of science.
     
    Rubicon Professional Development created the stool analogy ~ all 3 legs need to be taught equally.
     
    stool  
    http://pd.rubicon.com/2014/02/05/unpacking-ngss-kind-like-box-chocolates/
     
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