PASCO's goals are closely aligned with our own," said AMSTI Director Steve Ricks.
We are looking forward to implementing it in our pilot learning environments to examine how it may better enable authentic scientific inquiry and deliver the content and teaching approach AMSTI wants for all Alabama's students.
Jill Chambers AMSTI Specialist will talk to the AJAS during the lunch hour.
This support material included using AMSTI regions and a general theme for the AJAS webpage to include links from an Alabama map to each region and fliers regarding each region's future competition.
AMSTI specialists were oriented on the competition and asked for feedback regarding the webpage.
This can be easily facilitated through the AMSTI regional van drivers.
AJAS is grateful to the strong support from AAS and AMSTI, as well as many individuals who have contributed their time and expertise in helping us revitalize our program.
AMSTI works with science teachers state-wide to provide instruction, support and supplies for hands-on activities for students.
Ron Hunsinger traveled to Montgomery to meet with Steve Ricks, AMSTI Director, about a partnership between AMSTI and AJAS.
In a phone meeting of the AAS, we agreed that the AJAS regions will now be the same as the AMSTI regions in the hope that this will facilitate our partnership with AMSTI and our ability to interact more effectively with teachers.
AMSTI funds positions for experienced teachers to serve as resources for classroom teachers.
We are pleased to report that we have been approved an AMSTI Affiliate.