Education futurist David D. Thornburg in this commentary writes about five technology tools that can help teachers integrate the Next Generation Science Standards. Among them are Celestia, software that allows users to explore the solar system and more, as well as PhET, which allows students to simulate experiments and test their hypotheses. Thornburg also suggests hardware that can help improve the transition.
How technology can help usher in new K-12 science standards
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