PESI Tucson             

Welcome to Partners for Equitable Science Instruction (PESI) Tucson,  home to Tucson’s  most passionate science enthusiasts!  We are a nonprofit 501(c) organization committed to supporting effective and equitable science instruction for teachers and students in Tucson area schools.  We provide science news and information, support science education and opportunities, and offer science professional development and volunteer support for Tucson area classroom teachers.

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 We are looking for science enthusiasts

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 It is FREE and EASY!  Simply send us an email to let us know you are interested, and we will add you to the PESI email list.  Everyone is welcome, including science buffs, local teachers, administrators and retirees.

You will have opportunities for . . .

  • Quarterly PESI Newsletters to be emailed directly to your inbox

  • Invitations to PESI Science Workshops and PESI grant opportunities

  • PESI Website resources, news and information related to science

  • Active participation with PESI Supporters and Committees

  • Volunteering  with local teachers & schools

  • Invitations to participate in fundraising events for PESI

    You are welcome to participate in a way that best suits your needs.

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Join us as we work together to help keep

science education

a priority in our Tucson area schools.

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PESI Scholarships for NSTA Science Notebooks Summer Webinar June 10, 2022 Science Notebooks in Student-Centered Classrooms PESI is offering *$100 scholarships to join NSTA and attend the 2022 NSTA four-part professional book study webinar *One application per person.   Five $100 scholarships will be awarded! Join NSTA for a four-part professional book study—develo...Read More
#azprojectwet 9-Part Video Series on Groundwater in Arizona May 11, 2022 Arizona Project WET is excited to release a 9-part video series on groundwater in Arizona.  In this thought-provoking video series, they unearth the secrets of how and where groundwater accumulates, the processes for bringing it to the surface, and how our water resources are managed throughout th...Read More
Jim Click Millions for Tucson Raffle Tickets Available May 6, 2022 Jim Click Millions for Tucson raffle tickets are currently available! Tickets are $25 each or 5 for $100.  Please contact PESI at pesitucson@gmail.com if you would like to buy or help PESI sell tickets.    The great news is . . . PESI keeps 100% of the profits!   Even better . . .    All mo...Read More
PESI Meeting 4 30 2022 Agenda April 26, 2022 PESI Agenda – Apr. 30, 2022 9:00am – Brunch hosted by PESI officers 9:15 – Welcome and Introductions Approval of slate of officers for 2022-23/24 and Communications Coordinator position Treasurer’s Report – Peggy Budget approval Fundraiser – Raffle Tickets PD – Caryl, Meg, Debbi...Read More
PESI Meeting this Saturday, April 30, 2022 at Himmel Park 9am April 25, 2022 Come Enjoy “PESI in the Park” Saturday, April 30, at 9:00amHimmel Park (1000 N. Tucson Blvd) PESI will provide a light breakfast and DOOR PRIZES! RSVP: pesitucson@gmail.comThis meeting will be in person only, no zoom Please bring a chair or blanket for sitting  *Bring a friend intere...Read More