George Washington University Virginia Science and Technology Campus
The JNC is the science education conference where you are the scientist.
Join an unparalleled community of peers—including educators, science mentors, curriculum experts—and get hands-on as you learn and share best practices for science labs, projects, tricky-to-teach concepts, and more.
Explore JNC 2017 Sessions and Tracks
JNC 2017 Conference Sessions include:
The brand new “World of Waves” physics curriculum
NGSS Standards and science teaching best practices
Modeling, Assessments, and Student-led Labs and Investigations
Climate Change: What do we need to know and how do we engage students?
Tech and the Science Classroom
Deep dives into all of the JASON Curriculum Units
And much more…
Whether you are an experienced JASON veteran or brand new to the JASON curriculum, this conference is the perfect place to gets hands-on. Participate in labs led by our mentor scientists. Team up with your fellow educators and create engaging science lessons using materials you find around the house. Tackle the trickiest aspects of science teaching and learning and go into the fall more inspired than ever.
At JASON we always put real life scientists at the center of the curriculum. Students and teachers get engaged when they see how core school-level scientific concepts translate into exciting careers and cutting edge discoveries. And at the JNC, you get to experience it all first-hand.