Guest Contributors | March 06, 2017 | FOSS Program

Some might say that implementing NGSS is a daunting task. As a result of inviting teachers to experience what it means to figure out and explain phenomena using FOSS, the vision of NGSS came alive very quickly, much more quickly than expected.

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Jessica Penchos | September 20, 2016 | FOSS Program

The FOSS Middle School team is ready to announce that the Next Generation Edition for FOSS grades 6–8 is available! If you are currently a FOSS Middle School Second Edition user, you will receive automatic access to a digital upgrade from Second Edition to FOSS Next Generation Middle School. Here’s how it works.

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FOSS Newsletter Staff | September 20, 2016 | FOSS Program

We’re pleased to announce that the FOSS Next Generation K–5 Edition has won both the 2016 AAP REVERE Award for Whole Curriculum—Science as well as the coveted 2016 AAP REVERE Golden Lamp Award for best Whole Curriculum overall!

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Larry Malone | March 21, 2005 | FOSS Program

Here is a typical problem tackled by students in the newest course in the FOSS middle school program, Force and Motion. How do we prepare students to think through this problem effectively?

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Guest Contributors | September 10, 1999 | FOSS Program

Much of FOSS's success can be attributed to forward-looking educators who support a curriculum that emphasizes rigorous science standards while at the same time engaging students in motivating, interesting, investigative experiences. FOSS was based on the premise that teaching content only was never enough: True learning rests on the transfer of learning, the retention of concepts, and a sense of achievement on the part of learners.

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