NSTA position statement on NGSS

From David Bauman, Science Education Adviser for the Pennsylvania Department of Education  --  This morning NSTA released their position statement on Next Generation Science Standards. The position statement makes a series of recommendations for science education stakeholders to ensure the successful implementation of the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) and transform K–12 STEM education. The statement expresses NSTA’s strong endorsement for the NGSS and calls on states to adopt the new standards.