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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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 General Meeting & Pot Luck Saturday, August 27, 2022 August 16, 2022   Partners for Equitable Science Instruction August Meeting will be In Person at the home of Marleen Lyon    on Saturday, August 27th at 11:30 am.    This is PESI’s General Meeting and will include a Social-Potluck.  Drinks and utensils will be provided   Jim Click Millions for Tu...Read More
Top Ten nominees announced for the AEF Teacher of the Year 2023! July 29, 2022   Partners for Equitable Science Instruction (PESI) is proud to announce the nomination of PESI supporter, Jaime Camero, as a Top Ten nominee for Arizona Education Foundation (AEF) Teacher of the Year 2023!          The Arizona Education Foundation (AEF) is a statewide nonprofit organization ...Read More
PESI Newsletter July 2022 July 25, 2022 July 2022 PESI Newsletter           Volume 2 Issue 7 With the rains come signs of life in our Sonoran Desert. The toads have appeared, a sure sign that the summer rains are close at hand! Before you know it, the start of the new school year will be upon us. Spring and early summer even...Read More
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