Claim, Evidence, and Reasoning in the Science Classroom (ONLINE) - 009622
This online facilitated course is designed to provide science teachers in grades 2-12 with support and experiences in the utilization of Claim, Evidence, and Reasoning (CER). This course will connect student thinking and reasoning skills to science concepts. Teachers will evaluate student writing as it relates to their thinking and understanding of science concepts and practice providing meaningful instructional feedback. CER can be utilized to show student understanding of concepts from laboratory and field investigations as well as with some formative assessments. This is a rigorous course that includes applications for use with Special Education and English Learners. Because of the rigor of this course, participants can earn between 6 and 18 hours of Continuing Education Credits. Registration for this course will close on April 2, 2018.

Audiences Teacher - Elementary (Grades 1-5), Teacher - High School (Grades 9-12), Teacher - Middle School (Grades 6-8), Teacher Certification Candidate, Assistant Principals, Principals, Teacher - ESL (English as a Second Language), Teacher - Special Education
21st Century Learning  Vision Article I - New Digital Learning Environment,   Vision Article II - New Learning Standards,   Vision Article III - Assessments for Learning,   Vision Article IV - Accountability for Learning,   Vision Article VI - More Balanced/Reinvigorated State/Local Partnership
Prerequisite/Special Notes To begin your session, 4 hours after registration, log into the online classroom at Your username is your email address. Your password should match what was used during registration. If you are unable to recall your password, you may reset it by clicking the Forgot Password? link. Check your filtered spam messages if you do not receive the email. If you have problems, contact

01653902/19/2018 - 04/30/2018Online
Fee   Please log in to see fees.
Credit Hours   06:00 hours of Continuing Professional Education 
Presenter   Cheryl Bowden ESC Region 11 
Seats Left   43 

This session is closed for registrations.

If you require special arrangements or have special needs (such as an interpreter for the hearing impaired),
contact Cheryl Bowden at or (817) 740-7755 at least three weeks prior to the training program date.

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