Colorado Science Conference for Professional Development

Colorado Association of Science Teachers (CAST) is a state branch of the National Science Teachers Association and it's CAST's goal to support, stimulate, and improve science education for students of all ages in Colorado. Each year, BSCS science educators and staff participate in the Colorado Science Conference for Professional Development, hosted by CAST. On this page you’ll find session presentations given by BSCS science educators at previous CAST conferences, all in downloadable PDF form. Click on session titles to download presentation.

Please note: PDFs of session presentations will be posted within two business days of session presentations.

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2011 Colorado Science Conference for Professional Development
18 November 2011
Denver, CO

2010 Colorado Science Conference for Professional Development
18-19 November 2010
Denver, CO

Friday, 19 November
Science Teachers Learning from Lesson Analysis (STeLLA)
Presenters: BSCS Senior Science Educator Nancy Landes and BSCS Science Educator Paul Numedahl

2009 Colorado Science Conference for Professional Development
20 November 2009
Denver, CO

Friday, 20 November
Essential Features of Instruction in the Science Classroom
Bibliography
Presenters: BSCS Keynote

Inquiring about Drug Abuse…Without Actually Using Drugs
Invitation to Inquiry 4 - Light and Plant Movement Handout
Invitation to Inquiry 6 - Thyroid Action Handout
Presenter: BSCS Science Educator Anne Westbrook

Inviting Inquiry to the Classroom
Presenter: BSCS Science Educator April Gardner