Penuel, W. R., Harris, C. J., & DeBarger, A. (2015). Implementing the Next Generation Science Standards. Phi Delta Kappan, 96(6), 45-49.
The Next Generation Science Standards embody a new vision for science education grounded in the idea that science is both a body of knowledge and a set of linked practices for developing knowledge. The authors describe strategies that they suggest school and district leaders consider when designing strategies to support NGSS implementation.