Arkansas and 25 other lead states partnered with the National Research Council, the National Science Teachers Association, Achieve and the American Association for the Advancement of Science, to develop the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS).
The standards are available at www.nextgenscience.org.
Appendices and NGSS supporting documents are available at www.nextgenscience.org/next-generation-science-standards.
Learn more about the standards that define the knowledge and skills Arkansas students should have in order to be ready for college and careers.
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