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

for 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 . . .

  • 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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2022 Arbor Day Poster Contest! January 18, 2022 The 2022 Arbor Day Poster Contest  is now open to Arizona youth, grades K-12. Posters will be judged based on grade level, and prizes will be awarded to the top three posters in each group (K-12, 3-5, 6-8, 9-12) and to the teachers of First Place winners in each group.  This year’s theme i...Read More
PESI Fundraiser 2021 January 17, 2022  The 2021 Partners for Equitable Science Instruction (PESI) Fundraiser at Crooked Tooth Brewing Co. was a great success!  We hosted Science Trivia again, which was a big hit.  Our fabulous science themed baskets were very popular as well.  Always so creative, there were 12 baskets in all.  Tha...Read More
PESI NEWSLETTER ARTICLES DUE Jan 17, 2022 January 13, 2022 Let’s celebrate science learning and you! What science related things are you doing at your school or in your classroom?   So many teachers are asking for help with their science kits.   You can help get them started by sharing what you are doing with your students.       The PESI News T...Read More
ASTA January Professional Development Opportunities January 13, 2022 ARIZONA SCIENCE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION INSPIRING, ENGAGING AND SUPPORTING SCIENCE TEACHERS IN PREPARING STEM LEARNERS FOR SUCCESS     The Arizona Science Teacher’s Association continues to provide a variety of professional development opportunities.  Conferences, webinars, and workshops are off...Read More
PESI is Accepting Science Related Articles for the January PESI Newsletter! January 1, 2022   Wishing All our PESI Friends a Happy Science-Education-Filled New Year!       We look forward to the Spring 2022 term as another great opportunity to contribute to the successful implementation of science education in Tucson schools!      https://pesitucson.org/ PLEASE SEND ARTICLES &...Read More