Connecticut - Content Standards: Science

Area: 
Science
Policy Type: 
Rule
Year Adopted: 
2015
Summary: 

Connecticut adopted Next Generation Science Standards in 2015.

Body: 

Within the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS), there are three distinct and equally important dimensions to learning science. These dimensions are combined to form each standard—or performance expectation—and each dimension works with the other two to help students build a cohesive understanding of science over time.

Adopting Authority: 
State Board of Education
Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
04/19/2016