Transform your Students' Learning Experience with Professional Learning

Teachers who attend our professional learning sessions leave with engaging strategies and tools that make them feel more confident in enhancing their students’ learning by giving them the classroom experience they deserve.

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High School Units Now Available.

After achieving an ‘all-green’ EdReports review of our middle school program, OpenSciEd is thrilled to expand our science curriculum offerings to the high school level – giving more teachers and students access to the high quality science materials they deserve.

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All Green. All Good.

After a rigorous educator-led review process, our Middle School Curriculum received an ‘all-green’ rating from EdReports – the nation’s most respected independent curriculum reviewer.

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Creating classrooms with inspired educators & motivated learners.

In OpenSciEd classrooms, students learn through discovery. By providing access to free high quality science instructional materials, OpenSciEd helps make science come alive in your classroom, supporting all students to succeed in the science classroom and beyond.

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Our curriculum fosters deep, engaging science learning and is the only curriculum designed for the NGSS that has had every unit rated as quality –and it’s freely available to anyone.


What Educators Say

“My students have begun to realize they have the power and knowledge to plan and investigate how the world works around them.”

-Kym Whitney, 7th Grade Teacher

“My students are more excited about science than ever, and they’re connecting what they’re learning to their lives and experiences.”

-Megan Euler, 7th Grade Teacher

“OpenSciEd lessons are a lifesaver. They are standards-based, easy to implement, and, best of all, my kids LOVE them!”

-Taylor Halliday, Gifted Intervention Specialist

Curricular Materials

Our open-source NGSS-designed instructional materials are free for all teachers to use, customize, and share. Each unit fits within a Scope and Sequence that provides coherence within and across grade levels.

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Development Process

We join forces with leading science researchers and educators to create curriculum that is aligned with how students learn best. Once the materials are evaluated by NextGenScience’s EQuIP Peer Review Panel and have received a quality rating, we make the units freely available.

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Professional Learning

Our professional learning sessions help teachers maximize our curriculum’s impact. Our free materials empower teachers to use their expertise and creativity to meet the unique needs of their classroom.

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Adopt the Curriculum.

To make the shifts in science education that today’s science standards demand, we’ve created high quality instructional materials paired with transformative professional learning. Tied to our mission of providing high quality science learning for all students, we also have partnered with a variety of organizations that can offer additional materials and support to ensure the long-term success of your implementation. Learn more about the different paths for adopting our instructional materials.

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Request a Curriculum Presentation

We can provide presentations for districts that are looking to adopt new instructional materials.

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We’ve created an ecosystem of Certified OpenSciEd Professional Learning Providers in addition to offering sessions from facilitators trained by the OpenSciEd team.

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