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  • Registration Information

    Second quarter program registration is now open!

    First Quarter Program Descriptions
    First Quarter Registration (very limited spaces available, call 301-918-8750 to see if a section or day is available)

    Second Quarter Program Descriptions
    Second Quarter Registration

    Third Quarter Program Descriptions
    Third Quarter Registration (coming in Nov)

    Fourth Quarter Program Description
    Fourth Quarter Registration (coming in Jan 2020)

    HBOSC is exempt from ADMIN PROCEDURE 6153.

  • Professional Development

    Check here for great  professional learning opportunities for PGCPS teachers.

    To attend any of these PLO events, unless otherwise stated, 

    • you must be a current PGCPS teacher
    • you must register in MyPPS

    Challenger: Growing Beyond Earth (Grades 6-8)- Course #11153
    Choose between two dates: Oct 26 (Sect #17124), Nov 2 (Sect# 17125)

    Can You Hear Me Now? (Grades 4-6) ESPSI  (Course #12209, section 17076) 
    This is a two part professional development : part 1- 10/23 (evening), part 2- 11/2 (all day)

    STEM Academy @ HBOSC 3-6 (Course #12064)
    This is a cohort model and participants are expected to participate in all 4 dates 10/12, 10/26, 10/30 and 12/4 

    NGSS 6 Part Series- K-6 teachers take a deeper dive into the Next Generation Science Standards with these half day sessions. Sign up for one or all six. Each session will be offered in the AM and PM.  Spend the entire day by signing up for a morning and afternoon session.  Be sure to choose different topics in the AM and PM.  These courses are non-sequential, so it is not necessary to sign up for them in a particular order.  

    Part 3: Phenomenon/ Modeling (Course #12045 )- 11/16  AM & PM sessions
    Part 4: ETS and the Engineering Design Process (Course #12046 )- 11/16  AM & PM sessions
    Part 5: 3-D Lesson Planning/ Storyline (Course # 12048 )- 12/14  AM & PM sessions
    Part 6: Assess NGSS (Course # 12049 )-12/14  AM & PM sessions

  • Contact Us

  • 9601 Greenbelt Road
    Lanham, MD 20706 

     Tel: 301.918.8750
    Fax: 301.918.8753  

    Program Administrator
    Traketa Wray

     
    Email:
    howardb.owens@pgcps.org 

    Follow us on twitter 

    @HBOSC_pgcps 

  • Upcoming Events

    • Public Planetarium Programs

       For all programs, the doors will open by 7:00 PM for special activities related to the topic covered in the planetarium. All programs include a tour of the current night sky.  The cost remains $5 for adults and $3 for students/ teachers/seniors /military families. Please join us for as many of these events as possible!

    • Free, Family STEM NIght
      STEM-ified SCI-FI
      OCT 17, 2019
      6:00 PM-8:00 PM
      Bring your family and friends for the this free, SCI-FI themed hands-on STEM night at the Howard B. Owens Science Center. Click here for more information.
  • Memory Lane: 40 YEARS and Beyond