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  1. 2009 Annual Meeting Webcasts - National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM)
    Presentations from this year's annual meeting in Washington, DC, for Windows Media Player: Opening Session - Hank Kepner, Pedro Noguera; Equity: the Most Important and Challenging Issue Facing Our Schools - Julian Weissglass; With an Eye on the Mathematical ...more>>

  2. Academic Innovations
    Academic Innovations publishes a textbook series (Career Choices - five titles), an interdisciplinary curriculum designed to be used in English/Language Arts, Math, Social Studies, and/or School-to-Work and Tech Prep classrooms. The company sponsors a ...more>>

  3. Access and Equity in Mathematics Education - EXTEND - Perspectives in Mathematics Education
    Links to information about providing access to higher mathematics for all students amidst continuing public debate about the wisdom of tracking and the role of federal, state, and local policy in enabling reform. Equity and Access in Mathematics Education; ...more>>

  4. Algebra Project: Organizing in the Spirit of Ella - Civic Practices Network (CPN)
    This math-science program in Cambridge, MA has organized local communities to help make algebra available to all 7th and 8th grade students, regardless of their prior level of skill development or academic achievement. This paper examines how the developers ...more>>

  5. ALLREALS+BLOG - Marty Romero
    Blog about "effective educational reforms/policies and empowering students through equitable pedagogical practices." Posts, which date back to September, 2012, have included "Procedural Knowledge vs. Conceptual Understanding (A Dad's dilemma)"; "Obesity ...more>>

  6. Articulation in Mathematics Education - EXTEND - Perspectives in Mathematics Education
    Links to articles on creating smoother transitions between education and work, between school and college and within sectors of higher education, and about preparing teachers to facilitate these transitions and students to respond to new environments. ...more>>

  7. Assessing Mathematical Proficiency - Alan Schoenfeld
    Downloadable Cambridge University Press volume of a 2004 conference held by the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute (MSRI) that brought together a diverse collection of stakeholders in mathematics assessment to examine the goals of assessment and ...more>>

  8. The Better File Cabinet - Eric Hsu
    A database of non-routine calculus problems used in college workshops for Uri Treisman's Emerging Scholars Programs. It was originally a highly searchable database of calculus problems, comments and solutions. It will eventually will be a database cross-referencing ...more>>

  9. A Bibliography of Mathematics Education - Paul Ernest, University of Exeter, U.K.
    A 1994 electronic bibliography prepared for students at the University of Exeter, U.K. Contents: Society, Diversity And Mathematics Education; The Learning Of Mathematical Topics; The Psychology Of Learning Mathematics; Teaching Approaches And Resources ...more>>

  10. b's law - Brian Lawler
    Blog begun March, 2011, by a professor of math education at California State University San Marcos. Posts, which "try to disrupt," have included "continued reaction to tracking," "The Problem of the Skateboarder Problem in IMP," "A Deconstruction of Learning ...more>>

  11. Center for Education and Equity in Mathematics, Science, & Technology (CEEMaST) - California State Polytechnic University at Pomona
    A collaborative effort of the College of Science and the School of Education. Searchable site provides information on new projects, workshops and conferences, personnel, email contacts, grant projects, places to go, software archives, AMTE, the California ...more>>

  12. Center for Excellence and Equity in Education - Rice University
    CEEE seeks to promote greater participation of underrepresented groups in the sciences, and to encourage academic excellence for all. It hosts national conferences, publishes K-12 curriculum items and diversity materials, and runs a number of projects ...more>>

  13. The Challenge of Detracking: Finding the Balance between Excellence and Equity - Lockwood, Cleveland; UEWeb
    Download this PDF for an introduction to and background of tracking; terminology, issues, and data showing prevalence and impact; and bibliography. ...more>>

  14. CONNECT: Everyone can do Math and Science - Colorado
    Colorado's NSF-funded statewide systemic initiative in mathematics and science. CONNECT is charged to provide support and leadership to increase the achievement of all Colorado students in mathematics and science, kindergarten through baccalaureate (K-16). ...more>>

  15. Count Me In - Jo-Anne LeFevre, Director
    Research on the effects of culture and language on pre-school children's ability to learn to count and complete other early numeracy tasks. Participants include Turkish, Chinese and English speakers. Publications from the team of researchers from Carleton ...more>>

  16. Critical Issues in Mathematics (NCREL) - Pathways to School Improvement
    Articles from the North Central Regional Educational Laboratory (NCREL). The Significance of the NCTM Standards; Ensuring Equity and Excellence in Mathematics; Locating, Using, and Integrating Internet-Based Mathematics Materials; Providing Hands-On, ...more>>

  17. Detracking America's Schools: The Reform Without Cost? - Brewer, Rees, Argys; Phi Delta Kappan
    The practice of grouping school students by level of ability, known as tracking, has long been used in American public schools. In recent years, opponents of tracking have argued that below-average students are hindered by being grouped together, while ...more>>

  18. educating grace
    A blog about mathematical thinking, teaching students to think, thinking about teaching students, and ending educational inequity, especially in math. The posts by this former high school math teacher who now develops teacher training date back to August, ...more>>

  19. Education.Au Limited - Education Network Australia (EdNA)
    Australian author of various publications on: Access and Equity; Adult and Community Education; Communication Technologies; CD-ROM Technology; Educational Television; Evaluating Computer-Based Education; Home Based Workers; Information Economy; Learning ...more>>

  20. Enlaces en español para la matemática / Spanish language math resources - Math Forum
    Mathematics and math education resources available online in Spanish, collected by the Math Forum. Categories: Juegos de ingenio/Problems and Puzzles (Brainteasers, games, and competitions); Lecciones y actividades/Lessons and activities (Lesson plans ...more>>

  21. Ensuring Equity and Excellence in Mathematics (NCREL) - Claudette Rasmussen; Pathways to School Improvement
    Critical issues in mathematics. Educators and community members are beginning to recognize that most students, including a disproportionate number of women, minorities, and the poor, leave school without the mathematical skills they need to thrive in ...more>>

  22. Equality and Education - The Century Foundation
    Links to information examining causes and effects of economic inequality and exploring policy options for redressing such problems as home inequity, summer schooling, integration, educational choice, and others. Topics: Classroom Inequality, School Choice, ...more>>

  23. Equals and Family Math - Franco, Kreinberg; Lawrence Hall of Science, Univ. of California at Berkeley
    EQUALS programs provide workshops and curriculum materials in mathematics for teachers, parents, and community members, working to increase access and equity in mathematics for students in traditionally underrepresented groups. There are over forty EQUALS ...more>>

  24. Equity & Access: General - Key Issues in Mathematics at The Math Forum
    Issues, networks, general Web resources on equity in mathematics. Also entries of specific interest to minorities, women, people with disabilities, and non-English speaking visitors. ...more>>

  25. Equity and Access in Mathematics Education - EXTEND - Perspectives in Mathematics Education
    A summary of an EXTEND roundtable held to discuss key issues and questions concerning equity and access in mathematics education in the context of rapidly changing state and local policy. Links to: key themes of outcomes count, principals count, and teachers ...more>>

  26. Equity Center: Selected Publications (NWREL) - Northwest Regional Educational Laboratory
    Publications developed by the NWREL Equity Center (Improving Education for Immigrant Students; Preventing and Countering School-Based Harassment: A Resource Guide for K-12 Educators; The Fourth R: Responsibility - Ensuring Educational Excellence Through ...more>>

  27. Equity Education On Line - The Equity Assistance Center
    One of 10 Federal Desegregation Assistance Centers (See DEACs) - provides services in race, national origin, and sex equity, and welcomes the opportunity to provide technical assistance, on-site training, and planning assistance to school districts in ...more>>

  28. Ethnomathematic Research - Grupo de Estudos e Pesquisa em Etnomatemática, Universidade Nova de Lisboa
    Abstracts of masters and doctoral theses from the Grupo de Estudos e Pesquisa em Etnomatemática (GEPEm), dating back to 1985. Titles include The use of mathematics in agriculture: a case study of sugar-cane farmers; Mathematics education in adults' ...more>>

  29. EXTEND: Perspectives on Mathematics Education - Exxon Education Foundation
    EXTEND is a national Internet forum on mathematics education intended to involve new constituencies, engage new voices, and examine new perspectives. Major topics are explored through forum reports, position papers, and reader commentary. Issues include ...more>>

  30. Individual Differences and the United States Education System - Douglas Trelfa
    An overview of ability grouping and tracking in the United States, from The Educational System in the United States: Case Study Findings, March 1999. A discussion of the diversity of beliefs found regarding the question of how to deal effectively and ...more>>

  31. Information Technology Experiences for Students and Teachers (ITEST) - Education Development Center, Inc.
    The ITEST program funds projects that provide opportunities for both school-age children and teachers to build the skills and knowledge needed to advance their study and to function and contribute in a technologically rich society. The ITEST program also ...more>>

  32. International Mathematical Union (IMU)
    An organization to promote international cooperation in mathematics. Commissions on important issues, bulletins and correspondence, conferences, and information about prizes, including the Fields Medal. See also the IMU's International Commission on ...more>>

  33. The Jose Vilson - José Luis Vilson
    Blog by a math educator for a middle school in the Inwood and Washington Heights neighborhoods of New York. Posts, which date back to February, 2007, have included "On The Reason Why You May Only Get One Black Male Teacher Ever In Your Life (If At All)," ...more>>

  34. Journal of Urban Mathematics Education - David W. Stinson, Editor-in-Chief
    The Journal of Urban Mathematics Education (JUME) is a peer- reviewed, open-access, academic journal focused on research, pedagogy, and scholarship of mathematics in urban communities. K-16 urban mathematics teachers and teacher educators are encouraged ...more>>

  35. Latest posts from Math - Teach For Us
    Math teacher blogs from the "network connecting Teach For America (TfA) corps members and alumni who share their stories about ensuring an excellent education for all children." Posts, dating back to July, 2006, have included "what do I need to do to ...more>>

  36. Learning Point Associates
    Learning Point is a diversified, nonprofit consulting organization with clients of all sizes across the country, from state education agencies and single-school districts to private foundations and for-profit corporations. It began as the North Central ...more>>

  37. MAA Bookstore - Mathematical Association of America
    A searchable list of books, with descriptions, in the following categories: Algebra; Analysis; Applied Mathematics; Calculus; Career Information; Computing and Computers; Elementary Models; Games, Puzzles, and Popular Exposition; Geometry and Topology; ...more>>

  38. Mathematics Education - Peabody College of Education, Department of Teaching & Learning, Vanderbilt University
    Read about research projects such as Computer Mini-Tools for Exploratory Data Analysis; Issues in Diversity and Equity: A Synthesis of Literature Relevant to Mathematics Classrooms which Emphasize Understanding; Developing and Sustaining Technology-Intensive ...more>>

  39. Mathematics, Engineering, Science Achievement (MESA) - The Regents of the University of California
    California's Mathematics, Engineering, Science Achievement (MESA), founded in 1970, assists students to become highly trained technological professionals by serving educationally disadvantaged students and, to the extent possible by law, emphasizes participation ...more>>

  40. Mathematics TEKS Toolkit - The Charles A. Dana Center at The University of Texas at Austin
    A resource center for implementing the mathematics Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS), and for improving mathematics programs in Texas. Organized into eight sections: Texas Essential Knowledge & Skills, which outlines TEKS by grade level and ...more>>

  41. Math Medley - Pat Kenschaft; WebCT
    A weekly call-in talk radio show, hosted by Pat Kenschaft from the Department of Mathematical Sciences at Montclair State University. Each show features an interview with an exciting guest discussing a topic with an underlying theme of mathematics such ...more>>

  42. Math Resources for Title I Teachers and Schools - National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM)
    To assist Title I teachers, administrators, schools, and parents, the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics offers a variety of resources, including: A Family's Guide; Administrator's Guide; Empowering the Beginning Teacher; Figure This; Tips for ...more>>

  43. MetroMath
    MetroMath "finds research-based ways to ensure that urban children learn the mathematics they need; that urban mathematics teachers are equipped with the most effective instructional strategies; and that the human resources of urban communities are used ...more>>

  44. MSEB Classics - Mathematical Sciences Education Board, National Research Council
    Reports issued between 1990 and 1995, from the MSEB: Mathematical Preparation of the Technical Work Force: Report of a Workshop; What Should I Look for in a Mathematics Classroom?; Achieving Quality in Undergraduate Mathematics (see also Looking for Gauss...or ...more>>

  45. National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) - U.S. Department of Education
    The primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education in the United States and other nations. NCES collects, collates, analyzes, and reports complete statistics on the condition of American education; conducts and publishes ...more>>

  46. Next Generation Preschool Math - WGBH Educational Foundation
    "Can engagement with activities in a media-rich curriculum supplement improve low-income children's early learning of number and equipartitioning?" By developing and evaluating iPad apps for pre-schoolers, tools for tracking their progress, and guides ...more>>

  47. Northwest Regional Educational Laboratory (NWREL)
    A searchable site whose mission is to improve educational results for children, youth, and adults by providing research and development assistance in delivering equitable, high-quality educational programs. NWREL provides research and development assistance ...more>>

  48. PBS TeacherLine - PBS
    A professional development resource delivering courses online for PreK-12 teachers. Find course dates, graduate credit opportunities, and other information. Download the course tour for a preview of the experience of taking a course. See also the Virtual ...more>>

  49. Report to the President on the Use of Technology to Strengthen K-12 Education in the United States, March 1997 - President's Committee on Science and Technology
    A paper by the Panel on Educational Technology. Sections include: Introduction; Potential Significance; Hardware and Infrastructure; Software, Content and Pedagogy; Teachers and Technology; Economic Considerations; Equitable Access; Research and Evaluation; ...more>>

  50. Rethinking Schools Online: An Urban Educational Journal
    Founded in 1986 by activist teachers, Rethinking Schools is a nonprofit, independent publisher of educational materials that advocates the reform of elementary and secondary education, with a strong emphasis on issues of equity and social justice. Having ...more>>


 
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