Ron Thorpe, president and CEO of the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards, and Stanley S. Litow, vice president of Corporate Citizenship and Corporate Affairs at IBM, write this open letter to celebrate the release of the Next Generation Science Standards and share some ways private and public sectors are working to put the science standards into practice. IBM, they write, has worked with the National Board and other groups to develop TeachersTryScience.org -- a collection of videos of lessons focused on science, technology, engineering and math being taught by National Board Certified Teachers.

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