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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.

Partners for Equitable Science Instruction provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

  We are looking for science enthusiasts

to join the PESI group! 

 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 . . .

  • Active participation in the PESI Organization, meetings and committees

  • Invitations to PESI Science Workshops and PESI grant opportunities

  • PESI Website resources, news and information related to science

  • Quarterly PESI Newsletters emailed directly to your inbox

  • Volunteer opportunities working 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.

Click here to join PESI 

Join us as we work together to help keep science education

a priority in our Tucson area schools.

For more information,  CONTACT  PESI !

Please take a minute to check out our website! 

Click on  ABOUT  and  PHOTOS to see what PESI has been up to.
PESI News
PESI is offering $100 scholarships for the 2021 ASTA Conference! September 26, 2021 Everyone can participate in the 2021 ASTA Conference!  To kick off the conference, on Saturday, October 30th, there will be virtual synchronous sessions for those who cannot attend face-to-face AND for those who want to learn more!  On Thursday and Friday, November 4th & 5th, scienc...Read More
Cooper Center Wilderness Experience for Adults September 26, 2021         COOPER CENTER FOR ENVIRONMENTAL LEARNING to host Muir Trek – Nov 12th & 13th A wilderness experience for adults! Join your fellow travelers in anticipation of wild adventure.Your experience begins at Camp Cooper, Friday, November 12, 2021, with check-in, evening festivitie...Read More
PESI September ZOOM Meeting September 22, 2021 PESI Supporters/Members and anyone  passionate about science welcome! Partners for Equitable Science Instruction September Meeting Time: Sep 22, 2021 04:30 PM ArizonaJoin Zoom Meeting:https://tusd1.zoom.us/j/84832384413  Meeting ID: 848 3238 4413 Read More
July 2021 PESI Newsletter Volume 2 Issue 3 August 10, 2021 It’s Back to School Time PESI Supporters! The July 2021 Volume 2 Issue 3 of the PESI Newsletter is now available! Read all about what PESI has done to support science education this summer. Read More
PESI Volunteers Help at SPACEFEST XI July 19, 2021 Several PESI volunteers had the pleasure of helping set up some of the exhibits for SPACEFEST XI.  The event was held at the Marriott Starr Pass Hotel, July 16- 18, 2021.  What a treat for Tucson area space enthusiasts! The artwork displays and memorabilia were absolutely incredible.  Several A...Read More