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Hands-on science and non-English speakers

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Natural Selection: Common Misconceptions

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Biodiversity! How can we balance the needs of people with the needs of other living things?

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Impact of Professional Development for Science Teachers

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Attack the Knack

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Moving Assessment from the Dessert Menu to the List of Entrees

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Explore Smithsonian: How Are Optical Instruments Tested Before Space Flight?

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Explore Smithsonian: How Do Astronomers See the Invisible Parts of the Universe?

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Inquiry science is the foundation

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Explore Smithsonian: How Can Electricity Correct a Telescope in Outer Space?

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Smithsonian | Global Generations | The Global Classroom | October

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COVID-19! How Can I Protect Myself and Others?

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Bootons la COVID-19! Module

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Earth Optimism: Change is Positively Possible

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Explore Smithsonian: How do Scientists use Electricity to Study Fish Populations?

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The Impact of LASER i3

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Environmental Justice! How can we create environments that are healthy for everyone?

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Earth Optimism Student Video Competition: The Gray Whales of San Ignacio Lagoon

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Laser i3 in Action

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Vaccines! How can we use science to help our community make decisions about vaccines?

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Effective Inquiry-Based STEM Education

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“I love the training!”

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¡Biodiversidad! ¿Cómo podemos equilibrar las necesidades de las personas con las necesidades de otros seres vivos?

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Why Invest in STEM?

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Photosynthesis: Blinded by the Light

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Students can’t wait for science!

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2013 Biodiversity: Smithsonian Science Education Academy for Teachers

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LASER i3 in North Carolina

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Life Cycle of Butterflies– Literacy Integration: Nonfiction 2 - Multiple Intelligence Retell

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Explore Smithsonian: How do Scientists Track and Monitor Blue Crab Populations in the Chesapeake Bay?

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