Professional Development

Northern Nevada Math and Science Conference

Published on: August 9, 2017

Join us for a great day of Math and Science.  Our Keynote Speaker will be Tod Colgrove from UNR’s DeLaMare Library. The conference strands are: STEM and the NVACS: Synergy in the Classroom Nevada’s new standards (CCSS and NGSS) contain multiple opportunities for linking STEM into the classroom. Presentations in this strand will focus on the creation of real-world lessons … Continue reading »

Join Us for CSTA Sacramento Conference

Published on: April 8, 2017

Save the date for October 13-15, 2017 for the 2017 California Science Education Conference at the Sacramento Convention Center

Project NEVADA-S

Published on: December 6, 2016

Project NEVADA-S (Networking Educators’ Visions Across Distances to Advance Science) was a Mathematics and Science Partnership grant designed to provide a professional development pathway to support over 120 K-3 and 6-8 grade science teachers from public, private, and charter schools in Clark, Esmeralda, Lincoln, Mineral, Nye, Storey and Washoe Counties. Project NEVADA-S was directed by a leadership team comprised of … Continue reading »

Project FOCCUS

Published on: June 10, 2015

Project Focusing On Crosscutting Concepts to Understand Science (FOCCUS) is a Mathematics and Science Partnership (MSP) grant project. In March 2014, the Nevada Department of Education announced the selection and funding awarded for Project FOCCUS through the federally funded Mathematics and Science Partnership (MSP) grants program. MSP grant funds are awarded through a highly competitive process to programs with aim … Continue reading »