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Project Status, October 2012

Douglas Hayworth

Dear Website Visitor,

As you peruse this website you will soon notice that there has been no activity here for at least a year (since the summer of 2011). Although we are not officially closing down the HSR Project, I do not anticipate being able to make much progress toward building out [...]

Board on Science Education asks public for feedback on proposed new standards

Public draft of a Framework for Science Education

Title page of the public draft of A Framework for Science Education

Relevant to our recent discussion of science curriculum standards and benchmarks is a new initiative by the National Academy of Sciences (NAS), American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), and the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) to establish national science education [...]

From the ASA Executive Director

Randy Isaac, Executive Director of the American Scientific Affiliation

Randy Isaac, Executive Director of the American Scientific Affiliation

Dear home educators,

As executive director of the American Scientific Affiliation, I am pleased to inaugurate this new website project focused on serving the homeschooling community. The purpose of the Homeschool Science Resources (HSR) project is to assist Christian parents in identifying, evaluating and choosing [...]

ASA at Midwest Parent Educators Conference

Logo of Midwest Parent Educators

Midwest Parent Educators (MPE), Lenexa, KS

The American Scientific Affiliation will be represented at the Midwest Parent Educators (MPE) Conference and Curriculum Fair, April 16-17 at the KCI Expo Center in Kansas City, Missouri.  ASA member and homeschooling parent Jon Tandy will host an exhibitor table. He will be announcing the launch of the ASA [...]