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2022 Arbor Day Poster Contest! (1/18/2022) 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 (1/17/2022)  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 (1/13/2022) 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 (1/13/2022) 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! (1/1/2022)   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
Join us Tomorrow for PESI’s Annual Fundraiser! (12/4/2021) Please join us at the Crooked Tooth Brewing Co., 228 E. 6th St. tomorrow,  Sunday, Dec. 5th, from 3 – 7 pm for our Science Themed Fundraiser.  There will be Science Bingo, Science Trivia & an amazing variety of Baskets to bid on.  Adults can sign up for a Science of Beer tasting tour ...Read More
Next Sunday is the Partners for Equitable Science Instruction’s Annual Fundraiser! (11/28/2021) Please join us for our Science Themed Fundraiser! Crooked Tooth Brewing Co.        228 E. 6th St. Sunday, Dec. 5th, from 3 – 7 pm There will be Science Bingo, Science Trivia & an amazing variety of Baskets to bid on.  Adults can sign up for a Science of Beer tasting & tour ($15) ...Read More
Free DEI #INVENTED WORKSHOP (11/15/2021) INTEGRATING Diversity, Equity & Inclusion INTO INVENTION, ENGINEERING, AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP EDUCATION  Jacobson Institute       DEI  #INVENTED WORKSHOP Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Workshop for Invention, Engineering and Entrepreneurship Education Join the Jacobson Institute and The ...Read More
PESI Science Trivia & Games Fundraiser (11/14/2021) On Sunday, December 5, 2021, PESI will be hosting our annual Science Trivia & Games Fundraiser at the Crooked Tooth Brewing Co., 228 E. 6th St., from 3:00 – 7:00 PM.  This is a Family Fun event, with a Food Truck, drinks for the kids and awesome science activities for everyone!    Pl...Read More
Tucson Cactus and Succulent Society School Grants (11/9/2021) The Tucson Cactus and Succulent Society is looking for applications for its classroom grants. Please share!       To: AZ Schools requesting Tucson Cactus and Succulent Society School Grants From: TCSS Education Coordinator, Caryl Jones email education@tucsoncactus.org         Read More