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New!  NGSS Assessment Tools 

This site is designed to facilitate development and sharing of classroom NGSS assessment items and item clusters (groups of items associated with same phenomenon)

CT Science Educators Conference Program is now available!

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Exhibitor Registration for the Connecticut Science Educators Conference on November 8-9 is now open

Registration is now OPEN for the Connecticut Science Educators Conference on November 8-9.  See below for more information!

  CT Science Awards 

Congratulations to all Awardees!

Awards Dinner WTNH coverage

Excellence in  Science Teaching 2019

  • Excellence in  Elementary Science Teaching 2019 - Sponsored by Pearson 
    • Lisa Vaudreuil , Flanders Elementary SchoolEast Lyme
  • Excellence in Middle School  Science Teaching 2019 - Sponsored by Activate Learning 
    • Toni-Ann Rock , JAD Middle School, Southington
  • Excellence in  Secondary Science Teaching 2019 - Sponsored by FOSS/School Specialty                 
    • Dr. Michelle Bellinger, CREC Academy of Aerospace and Engineering, Windsor

Connecticut Science Educator Fellow

Crystal Caouette, Middletown High School, Middletown, CT

Babu George STEM Award sponsored by CSSA in partnership with Sacred Heart University

  • James Zambarano,  New Canaan High School

Dr. Sigmund Abeles Award

Connecticut River Salmon Association  West Hartford, CT Accepting Dr. Sigmund Abeles Award on behalf of Connecticut River Salmon Association Tom Chrosniak, President 

Marty Tafel Awards

Life Sciences Middle School -

Keerthi Vijay, Grade 8, MiddleBrook Middle School, Wilton, CT "Alternative Household Method to Extinguish Fires"  Teacher: Mrs. Garcia


Physical Sciences Middle School Grade 8

Thomas Fanelli, Grade 8, St. Gregory the Great School, Danbury, CT "One Man's Trash is Another Man's Energy"   Teacher: Mrs. Fahey

Presenters for the CT Science Educators Conference have been notified.  Register with code found on the acceptance letter. 

A conference rate to stay on Friday night at our conference site - the Heritage Hotel and Conference Center in Southbury, CT.  - is available.   

PD Opportunities & Science Events

Visit our Professional Development and Grants pages for more information


Go To Grants to view teacher fellowships and professional development opportunities.

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