Welcome Science Teachers

Welcome to the Spring 2016 Semester!!  Here is wishing you a great finish to the school year and please return for updates on our PD offerings this Spring!!


Register by clicking the  ESCWorks ID for the following Summer 2016 Professional Development sessions!  

Opportunities by Date for Summer 2016:

June 1-2, 2016 (5-8 Science Teachers, EscWorks ID: 282213) Grasping Phenomenal Science: Navigating from Standards to Instruction (FREE):
Educators will engage in grade-specific lessons to make sense of science phenomena and reflect on instructional strategies designed to engage students in science instruction consistent with the new Arkansas science standards.

June 9-10, 2016: Targeting Science Teachers in Grades K-4: Science Phenomena, Making Sense; EscWorks ID: 283292 ($300.00):   If you are a teacher of the K-4 grades, join us for a two-day workshop.  We will be exploring the AR K-12 Science Standards, writing lessons, engaging activities, and putting it to use, in the classroom.  You will receive materials for classrooms, handouts, and templates for every activity that is covered in this two-day workshop. 

June 20-21, 2016 (9th-12th Science Teachers, EscWorks ID: 282214) Grasping Phenomenal Science: Navigating from Standards to Instruction:(FREE)  Educators will engage in grade-specific lessons to make sense of science phenomena and reflect on instructional strategies designed to engage students in science instruction consistent with the new Arkansas science standards.

June 27, 2016: Integration of Science and Math with the ACT Aspire Assessment:Targeting Teachers in Grades K-6 EscWorks ID: 283293 ($150.00)--What practices can be used in the science and math classrooms, which will allow students to have a greater understanding of the math and science standards? Join us for a day of hands-on approach, implementation of standards, and putting it to use for preparation of the ACT Aspire Assessments.

June 28, 2016: Integration of Science and Math with the ACT Aspire Assessment:Targeting Teachers in Grades 7-12 EscWorks ID: 283299 ($150.00)--What practices can be used in the science and math classrooms, which will allow students to have a greater understanding of the math and science standards?  Join us for a day of hands-on approach, implementation of standards, and putting it to use for preparation of the ACT Aspire Assessments.

July 6-7, 2016: Targeting Science Teachers in Grades 5-8 and 9-12: Science Phenomena, Making Sense; EscWorks ID: 283294 ($300.00)--If you are a teacher of the middle school, junior high and high school students, join us for a two-day workshop.  We will be exploring the AR K-12 Science Standards, writing lessons, engaging activities, and putting it to use, in the classroom.  You will receive materials for classrooms, handouts, and templates for every activity that is covered in this two-day workshop. 

July 12, 2016: Picture Perfect Science; EscWorks ID: 283295 ($175.00)--Are you an elementary teacher that wants to incorporate more science into your literacy curriculum?  Join us for a one-day workshop and learn the implementation of the Picture Perfect Series Curriculum.  You will receive all three books of the Picture Perfect, More Picture Perfect, and Even More Picture Perfect. 

July 19-21, 2016:  Engineering Design and the Science Standards: K-6 Teachers: EscWorks ID: 283296 ($500.00)--The standards address so much more than just terminology, and little activities.  Join us for 3 full days of learning the engineering design process, and what it looks like with the science standards.  You will receive materials, to incorporate these into your classroom. Combining the study of science and real-world problems, with the development of solutions will produce true problem-solvers for the future.

August 2-5, 2016 (K-4 Teachers only/EscWorks ID: 282208): Grasping Phenomenal Science: Navigating from Standards to Instruction (FREE)--Educators will engage in grade-specific lessons to make sense of science phenomena and reflect on instructional strategies designed to engage students in science instruction consistent with the new Arkansas science standards.

August 9-11, 2016:  Engineering Design and the Science Standards: 7-12 Teachers: EscWorks ID: 283300 ($500.00)-- The standards address so much more than just terminology, and little activities.  Join us for 3 full days of learning the engineering design process, and what it looks like with the science standards.  You will receive materials, to incorporate these into your classroom. Combining the study of science and real-world problems, with the development of solutions will produce true problem-solvers for the future.