Welcome to the AEA 267 Science website. Here you will find information, resources, and tools to improve science education for all students.
Next Generation Science Standards
- The standards were released on April 9, 2013. Explore them at www.nextgenscience.org/.
- The standards are based on the Framework for K-12 Science Education.
- On May 1st, the Iowa Department of Education hosted an awareness session. Watch video of the session to learn more about the NGSS.
STEM Education in Iowa
- STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Education has been identified as a priority in Iowa. The Governor's STEM Advisory Council is a partnership between business, policy and education leaders from across the state convened to bolster Iowa's STEM education and innovation. Visit the Governor's STEM Advisory Council for more information.