Our Platform, Your Classroom

Enhance your existing curriculum with NexGen Inquiry's® easy-to-use Teacher Classroom and Student Journal. Get the support you need from our teacher community and resource library. There's nothing to install–it's completely web-based.

NexGen Inquiry® Teacher Classroom

A complete digital solution for inquiry-based teaching and learning

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Create investigation templates, and assign them to your students.
Track, review, and grade student work. Build your own lesson plans, or draw from ours. NexGen Inquiry® classroom will help you save time and implement inquiry-based learning in your classroom.

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Digital Classrooms

Interact with students in real-time
to review their work

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Custom or Premade Templates

Create your own templates or draw from our library of vetted science and engineering lessons authored by experienced educators

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Differentiated Investigations

Easily distribute assignments for classes, teams or individual students to scaffold learning for each student's needs

NexGen Inquiry® Student Journal

Better engagement leads to better learning

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Engage and empower student learning with science and engineering practices. Students love NexGen Inquiry's® easy-to-use interactive journal. The web-based tool keeps your entire class in sync, with features that encourage data analysis and critical thinking.

Electronic journaling eliminates traditional barriers. Our interactive journal lets you monitor your students’ progress and provide them with varying levels of support for each assignment.


Web-based for universal access through any internet connection


Leverages science and engineering practices to support your curriculum materials

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Allows students to easily capture, organize, analyze, and present data

NexGen Inquiry® Community

Support and ideas from fellow teachers

We recognize the most precious and fleeting resource teachers have is time.

Our extensive work in teacher-focused professional development has identified community as a key to teaching success. We understand that investing in a new approach is a big risk. A vibrant and active community helps you find what you need, when you need it, as you interact with your colleagues facing the same challenges.

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NexGen Inquiry® Resource Library

Find new teaching materials with proven results

You don’t have to start from square one.
Let us help you take the risk out of trying new things in your classroom.

With your NexGen Inquiry® subscription you gain access to our library of lesson templates organized by grade level and topic, as well as support resources, quick tips, links and more.

"With a few clicks and cut and paste, it was so quick and easy to start using with students. I’ve had so much fun using it in my classroom!" Marcella Morell, Grand Haven High School

Ready to engage your class in
student-centered, inquiry-based learning?

Try NexGen Inquiry free for 45 days! No credit card required.

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