Actions and Detail Panel
Educating Stakeholders on Significant Shifts in Science
Wed, April 26, 2017, 8:30 AM – 10:30 AM CDT
Presenter Bio: Carol K. Baker, Ed.D. - Dr. Baker is a member of the forty-
one nationally recognized educators on the NGSS Writing Team, Illinois
Science Teachers Association (ISTA) Past-President, Superintendent at
Lyons-Brookfield D103, and a consultant with ISBE on the adoption of
Description: If you need language and tools to help you communicate with
stakeholders about adopting NGSS, this is the workshop for you! Participants
who attend this workshop should already have a basic, overall understanding
of what the standards entail.
Participants who attend this workshop will be able to:
1. Connect NGSS with the work already occurring in ELA and math
2. Explain how science will change with NGSS
3. Articulate successful strategies for communicating with local
communities and families.
You will earn 2 PD hours.