The Partnership provides access to courses and workshops for educators, in-school and out of school. Please find our current workshop/course schedule below.  If you would like more information or have a professional development need, please contact

Summer 2017 Workshops

Summer 2017 professional development opportunities will include the Physics for the Next Generation, Chemistry for the Next Generation, and Biology for the Next Generation. These workshops support the implementation of the NGSS-aligned high school curriculum developed by our partnering districts and PMSP TOSAs.

April All Partner Meeting and Social Hour

Dates: April 12, 2017
Time: Meeting 4:00 - 5:30pm; Social Hour 5:30 - 6:30pm
Location: Oregon Zoo - Education Center - Conservation Hall, 4001 SW Canyon Road, Portland
This meeting's theme is "What do we need to know?!" - an interactive opportunity for community members to inform the partnership's funding focus for the next two years. As this biennium's funded projects come to a close and new opportunities arise, what areas of work should continue, which initiative should have priority, and what new ideas do you have to advance STEM education in our region.

Course: Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS)

Register for one of three engaging, hands-on, hybrid NGSS courses for elementary teachers. Please click through to learn more & reserve your spot.

Dates: Varies per course: July 27 – August 9, 2017
Location: Portland, OR; Newport, OR & Online
Grade Level: K-6
Optional PSU Graduate Credit: Graduate Credit: $281 for 4 graduate level credits through Portland State University. Please know we can provide you with FULL tuition support. We'd love to talk to you about how to make this happen. Please contact

Please Note – There may be a cost to receive one-on-one support for your organization.