On this page you will find articles on topics with extended content from the Issues of The Classroom Astronomer.

  1. A Look at the Next Generation of Science Standards, in Astronomy.
    A five-part series of articles discussing what astronomy is in the NGSS, how it is arranged and can make the structure of a course, what is in it and what is missing, finding other parts of the NGSS to flesh it out more, and what needs to be done to improve the Standards. 18 page PDF.