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FOSS Workshops at the 2018 NSTA National Conference in Atlanta, GA

FOSS will have multiple workshops at the 2018 NSTA National Conference in Atlanta, GA. Our workshops will be held Thursday, March 15 and Friday, March 16, 2018. We're looking forward to seeing you in Atlanta!

For more information, visit the online FOSS Professional Development Calendar.

FOSS Next Generation Middle School Courses Available on FOSSweb

We are very excited to announce that we have several new FOSS Next Generation Middle School Courses available now on FOSSweb: Diversity of Life, Earth History, Gravity and Kinetic Energy, Human System Interactions, Heredity and Adaptation, Electromagnetic Force, Planetary Science, Weather and Water, and Waves! You can preview the content by viewing the course as a guest, or unlock courses by entering the access code in the inside cover of your Investigations Guide.

FOSS Newsletter: How to Sign Up or Be Removed

FOSSconnect, the FOSS newsletter, looks in depth at various elements of the FOSS program, showcases people and districts using FOSS, and highlights salient issues in science education. If you'd like to sign up for our newsletter, now digital only, please follow the link below.

Conversely, if you currently receive the FOSSconnect digitally and would like to be removed, we're sorry to see you go, but you can also sign up to be removed via the link below.
NIMAS Information on FOSSweb
Are you looking for information on NIMAS files for FOSS? Visit the FOSS for All section of our site under the Teaching Tools menu for information on how to find and retrieve files and who to contact in your state.

FOSSweb Walkthrough Videos

For tutorials on FOSSweb registration, activating modules, and creating class accounts, visit our FOSSweb Walkthrough Videos page.

Contacting FOSS

General FOSS Program Information

Developers at the Lawrence Hall of Science

Customer Service at Delta Education
Phone: 1-800-258-1302, 8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. ET

FOSSmap (Online component of FOSS assessment system)

FOSSweb account questions/help logging in
School Specialty Online Support
Phone: 1-800-513-2465, 8:30 a.m. –6:00 p.m. ET / 5:30 a.m.–3:00 p.m. PT

FOSSweb Tech Support

Professional development

Safety issues
Phone: 1-800-258-1302, 8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. ET
For chemical emergencies, contact Chemtrec 24 hours per day. Phone: 1-800-424-9300

Sales and Replacement Parts
Phone: 1-800-338-5270, 8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. ET