Field Research Meets Common Core Standards|Southern Education Desk
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A group of science teachers in northeastern Louisiana are sharpening their data collection skills in a local bayou. The middle school instructors are working with trained scientists to transform field data into classroom lessons. And the research dovetails with new common core educational standards.
|Middle School Science Teachers at Black Bayou|
Shirley McClain teaches sixth-grade science at Delhi Middle School in northeastern Louisiana – she says the training will convey practical field observations to the classroom.