Customized Professional Learning Services


Customized Professional Learning Services

The Wade Institute for Science Education helps schools transition to implementing inquiry-based and phenomena-based STEM instruction. Our interactive science professional learning programs provide resources for educators to engage the curiosity and wonder of students by bringing hands-on, minds-on curriculum into current teaching situations! These professional learning experiences are tailored to teachers' needs within a school district and are offered both on-site and remotely. The Wade Institute for Science Education is an OpenSciEd Certified Professional Learning Provider and a certified provider in the Rivet Education Professional Learning Partner Guide.

Our Customized Professional Learning Services:

  • align science curriculum with the MA STE Framework and NGSS
  • model the use of the Science and Engineering Practices for instruction and assessment
  • provide scientific content relevant to the Disciplinary Core Ideas
  • apply inquiry-based science instruction strategies 
  • develop skills to create phenomena-based units and investigations
  • foster teachers’ use of inquiry-based, hands-on instruction 
  • include science content as well as pedagogy
  • support school-based initiatives to strengthen science instruction and assessment
  • provide strategies for creating an inclusive and equitable science learning environment
  • can provide support for implementing OpenSciEd materials in the classroom

Contact us to learn more about our Customized Professional Learning Services!