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2016 Annual Conference "Moving Toward an NGSS Classroom"

  • 03/12/2016
  • (UTC-03:00)
  • LaSalle Academy, 612 Academy Avenue, Providence RI


  • Current and new members can select this rate to attend the conference and be a RISTA member through June of 2017.
  • Current RISTA Members may choose this option to pay only for the conference. Annual renewal will be billed in June 2016.
  • Non-members may choose this option to attend the conference only.
  • For educators who are not a current member, but would like to join. Membership dues will be paid through June, 2017.
  • Registration fee waived for workshop presenters. Thank you for helping us to create a great conference!
  • Teachers who currently serve as NGSS Liaison for their school may attend the conference as our guest. Please enter the registration code that you received in an email from Dr Palmer of RIDE. The code is only valid for currently listed NGSS Liaisons.
  • Currently enrolled pre-service students may choose this option to attend the conference.

Registration is closed

7:45 am – 8:30 am   Registration, Breakfast, Vendor Time

8:30 am – 9:00 am    Opening Remarks from RISTA                     NGSS Implementation in RI: The State of Science Ed, Dr. Simone Palmer, RIDE Science & Technology Specialist

9:00 am – 10:00 am        Keynote Address with Page Keeley  Uncovering Student Thinking- What Does It Really Mean to Teach for Conceptual Understanding?”

10:15 am – 11:15 am     Session A Workshops

11:15 am – 11:45 am     Networking & Vendor Time

11:45 am – 12:45 pm     Session B Workshops

12:45 pm – 1:30 pm Lunch, Vendor Time, Raffle  

1:30 pm – 2:30 pm    Session C Workshops

RISTA Thanks LaSalle Academy for providing their beautiful facility.

*Keynote and Workshop Descriptions are Available Here*

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