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  1. Be a Math Teacher - National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM)
    The NCTM's answers to "Why Be a Math Teacher?" and other frequently asked questions from prospective math teachers. "How to Become a Math Teacher" explains what it takes to complete a teacher education program and gain a state license. "Why Certified Math Teachers Are in Demand" argues for why schools need experienced, licensed teachers with math degrees. "Steps Students Can Take Right Now" offers some pointers to middle and high school students thinking about a career teaching math. With resources for math teachers. more>>

  2. LSC-Net - TERC, Inc.
    Best practices, issues, and resources for the National Science Foundation's 72 Local Systemic Change (LSC) Projects across the country. Each of these projects provides teacher professional development and curriculum innovation in the areas of math and/or science at a district-wide level. Open to PIs, co-PIs, evaluators, and other grant project staff, the site also offers guests access to conference information, Who's Who (the LSC database), sharing information (practical tips about what works or does not work in LSC projects), discussions, and program notes. Reports from the field feature technology initiatives, summer workshop agendas, and case studies, reports of "mini-grants" that support the documentation of reform at the school level. The catalog of resources includes research databases, a schedule of conferences, materials and curricula, TIMSS documentation, bibliographies, video and multimedia materials, project websites, and an extensive full-text library of research papers. more>>

  3. Mathematics Education Dialogues - National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM)
    From 1997-2002, an open forum for the exchange of points of view about issues in mathematics education. Essays by teachers addressed topics such as "What Can We Learn from Comparing the Performance of Asian and North American Students?"; "Teacher Preparation: A Never-Ending Quandary"; "Algebra -- A Gate! A Barrier! A Mystery!"; "Back to the Basics or Forward to the Basics"; "Calculators -- What Is Their Place in Mathematics Classrooms?"; "Who Should Determine What You Teach?"; "Tracking -- a Help or a Hindrance?"; "High Stakes Testing -- Does It Help or Does It Hurt?"; "Is Mathematics Necessary? Is Long Division Obsolete?"; and "What Motivates Teachers of Mathematics to Enter and Remain in the Profession?" more>>

  4. Teacher Education and Professional Development - Mathematics Education at the Math Forum
    New ideas and pedagogy: articles, conference sessions, centers, and courses on the Web for pre-service education, inservice education, and the college and university level. more>>


 
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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. Actuary.com
    Actuarial science information including topics such as: actuarial exams, employment, job postings, discussion forums, directory of actuarial schools, directory of actuarial recruiters, actuarial company information. ...more>>

  3. American Educational Research Association (AERA)
    An Association concerned with improving the educational process by encouraging scholarly inquiry related to education and by promoting the dissemination and practical application of research results. Twelve divisions: Administration, Curriculum Studies, ...more>>

  4. amtnys - Math Forum
    The general discussion group of the Association of Mathematics Teachers of New York State. Use this service to discuss items of interest to math educators everywhere. Read and search archived messages; and register to post to the discussions. ...more>>

  5. The Aperiodical - Steckles, Katie; Perfect, Christian; and Rowlett, Peter
    "A meeting-place for people who already know they like maths and would like to know more." Posts, which date back to February, 2008, have included "Podcast: Episode 2 - Noel-Ann Bradshaw, Newton and Leibniz"; "9 is an experimental error"; "Wolfram Alpha ...more>>

  6. Association of Mathematics Teacher Educators (AMTE) - California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
    A non-profit organization created to promote the improvement of mathematics teacher education in all its aspects. Promotes leadership; serves as a clearinghouse for ideas and resources; encourages research; encourages and supports programs for prospective ...more>>

  7. Busyness Girl Mathematics - Maria H. Andersen, Muskegon Community College
    Posts on this blog about technology for math courses have discussed Wolfram|Alpha and other websites for online instruction as well as for classroom use. ...more>>

  8. California Online Mathematics Education Times (COMET) - Carol Fry Bohlin
    A weekly news journal designed for mathematics educators and educational leaders, COMET features information on current educational issues, web resources, professional events and opportunities, and news articles from California and across the nation. ...more>>

  9. Canberra Mathematical Association (CMA) - Faculty of Education, University of Canberra
    A professional body with the following aims: to act as a lobby for mathematics educators in the ACT; to help keep teachers up to date; to encourage teachers to be life-long learners; to network teachers across schools and sectors; to foster the love of ...more>>

  10. Careers in Mathematics - Department of Mathematics, Purdue University
    A compilation of online career resources available to students, both undergraduates and graduates. What Can You Do with a Math Degree? Just what do mathematicians do? Also, resources and FAQs for finding jobs in mathematics, matriculating to a graduate ...more>>

  11. Change the Equation
    This non-profit, non-partisan CEO-led initiative aims to "solve America's innovation problem. It answers the call of President Obama's Educate to Innovate Campaign to move the U.S. to the top of the pack in science and math education," with science, technology, ...more>>

  12. Designing Effective Professional Development: Lessons from the Eisenhower Program - U.S. Department of Education
    The second report of the National Evaluation of the Eisenhower Professional Development Program, Part B (State and Local Activities), a multi-year evaluation being conducted by the American Institutes for Research (AIR) under a contract with the U.S. ...more>>

  13. 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>>

  14. Education Program for Teachers of Mathematics (EPTM) - Stanford University Department of Mathematics
    A distance learning consisting of computer-based courses, for Stanford University credit, designed specifically for K-12 teachers of mathematics. The goal is to strengthen and augment teachers' knowledge and appreciation of mathematics. Rationale and ...more>>

  15. Empowering Teachers as Leaders [PDF file] - Paul M. Terry, University of Memphis
    This article presents the need for what some view as a rather radical change in educational leadership. An argument for this change is proffered by reviewing the current leadership methodology and, for comparison, empowerment is explored as it relates ...more>>

  16. The Extreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment
    Supercomputers, collections of data, new tools, and other integrated advanced digital resources and services for scientific research. See, in particular, the Education and Outreach Service of the Extreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment (XSEDE), ...more>>

  17. Headlines & Deadlines for Students - American Mathematical Society (AMS)
    The American Mathematical Society's Public Awareness Office has announced a new e-mail notification service. Headlines & Deadlines for Students alerts subscribers about applications for fellowships, grants, meeting registrations, and other time-sensitive ...more>>

  18. Industry Initiatives for Science and Math Education
    Industry Initiatives for Science and Math Education (IISME) seeks to transform teaching and learning through industry-education partnerships, such as its summer fellowship program. Founded in 1985 by a consortium of San Francisco Bay Area companies in ...more>>

  19. Informal Math - Sam OlderbakOlderbak
    Blog by a high school mathematics teacher in Phoenix, Arizona, "interested in technology and how it can be used to enhance student learning." Categories of posts, which date back to April, 2013, include 3 ACT. ...more>>

  20. The International Mathematics Teacher and Educator Network
    The International Mathematics Teacher and Educator Network (IMTEN) "aims to bring together all those involved in mathematics education across the world.... by hosting and stimulating debates and discusssions, articles and blogs, and being a repository ...more>>

  21. The International Netcourse Teacher Enhancement Coalition (INTEC) - The Concord Consortium
    An online professional development course that introduces inquiry-based teaching and learning to mathematics and science classrooms: network-based netcourses are designed to engage teachers in their own investigations, supplying skills, a knowledge of ...more>>

  22. Josh Hertel
    Hertel serves the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse as an assistant professor in the mathematics department. He completed his Ph.D. in Mathematics Education at Illinois State University with the freely downloadable dissertation "Investigating the Purpose ...more>>

  23. Kansas Association of Teachers of Mathematics
    Bulletins, advocacy, resources, and more from the Kansas Association of Teachers of Mathematics (KATM). See, in particular, KATM's FlipBooks of of research, "unpacked" Common Core State Standards (CCSS) from many states, instructional strategies, and ...more>>

  24. Knowles Science Teaching Foundation - KSTF
    The Knowles Science Teaching Foundation was established by Janet H. and C. Harry Knowles to cultivate and support exemplary science and mathematics high school teachers and develop the next generation of leaders in education through generous teaching ...more>>

  25. 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>>

  26. Leader of the Year Contest - Technology & Education
    This program recognizes and honors K-12 teachers, technology specialists, and administrators who use technology in innovative ways to motivate students and enrich learning. Submit yourself or a colleague for consideration. ...more>>

  27. LEARN NC: The North Carolina Teachers' Network - Univ. of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Education
    A collection of resources designed by experienced North Carolina educators for classroom teaching and learning and for professional development. Resources include: The Beacon, a monthly K-12 education journal, and its archives; the complete North Carolina ...more>>

  28. LessonSketch - The Regents of the University of Michigan
    A suite of animated sketches of geometry and algebra instruction, and forum for ongoing conversations about mathematics instruction, for practice-based professional development of secondary mathematics teachers. LessonSketch "supports the creation, examination, ...more>>

  29. Math Dept Home Page of W. Stephen Wilson - W. Stephen Wilson
    Education activities and publications by Wilson, formerly a Senior Advisor for Mathematics in the Office of Elementary and Secondary Education at the United States Department of Education: presentation at the 2008 Leading Minds K-12 Math Education Forum; ...more>>

  30. The Mathematical Association of New South Wales (MANSW)
    Dedicated to improving the quality of mathematics education and learning by providing: professional development for teachers; quality resources for teachers and students; opportunity to exchange ideas; activities to enrich student learning; and a representative ...more>>

  31. Mathematical Life Sciences Archives - Dobos, Bross, Zimmermann; University of Tennessee, Knoxville (UTK)
    A collection of links to sites in: Artificial Life and Complex Systems; Atmospheric Sciences; Biochemistry; Biological Gopher, WWW Servers; Biological and Medical Internet Directories; Botany; Chemistry; Ecology; Educational Materials; Environmental Science; ...more>>

  32. The Mathematics Educator - Mathematics Education Student Association at The University of Georgia
    The Mathematics Educator (TME) is a student-produced journal published semiannually by the Mathematics Education Student Association (MESA) in the Department of Mathematics Education at the University of Georgia. MESA is a student affiliate of the National ...more>>

  33. Mathematics Teaching in the Middle School - National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM)
    An official journal of the NCTM, Mathematics Teaching in the Middle School publishes activities, lesson ideas, teaching strategies, and problems through in-depth articles, departments, and features for middle grades teachers. Article downloads are free ...more>>

  34. 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>>

  35. The Math Teacher's Daily
    Headlines, stories, breaking developments, and other articles about math and the profession of math teaching. Crowd-sourced by "spotters" who curate the contents, this digital newspaper began publication in June, 2011. ...more>>

  36. 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>>

  37. NASA Explorer Schools - National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
    Each spring, NASA establishes a three-year partnership with 50 new NASA Explorer School teams, consisting of teachers and education administrators from diverse communities across the country. NASA invites the selected teams to work with education specialists ...more>>

  38. National Association for the Education of Young Children
    The nation's largest organization of early childhood professionals and others dedicated to improving the quality of early childhood education programs for children from birth through age eight. Online resources include: articles for parents and teachers; ...more>>

  39. National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
    The professional accrediting organization for schools, colleges, and departments of education in the United States. See what institutions say about NCATE, and read testimony to the Senate Committee on Labor and Human Resources about NCATE's message and ...more>>

  40. NebraskaMATH - Center for Science, Mathematics & Computer Education
    This statewide partnership educates and supports Nebraska's K-12 students and teachers to improve achievement in mathematics for all students and narrow achievement gaps of at-risk populations. Programs include Math in the Middle, Primarily Math, Nebraska ...more>>

  41. A Number of Things - Karyn Vogel
    Blog where a K-5 Math Coach in Burlington (VT) "shares ideas and resources related to mathematics and education." Posts, which date back to October, 2011, have included "Math and Image," "A new way of problem-solving," "Sugar and Ice book review," "Plus ...more>>

  42. nyscollmath - Math Forum
    The college level mathematics discussion group of the Association of Math Teachers of New York State. Anyone interested in math education beyond high school is welcome to join. Read and search archived messages; and register to post to the discussions. ...more>>

  43. OnlineEducation.com
    A portal for online and distance learning programs that offer bachelors and masters' degrees in mathematics and statistics. ...more>>

  44. Pathways to School Improvement - North Central Regional Educational Laboratory (NCREL)
    A Web site that addresses school improvement issues about students, educators, content, methods, and the environment. Practical, action-oriented summaries of best practice and research, descriptions of schools that have successfully addressed issues, ...more>>

  45. Pathways to Science - Institute for Broadening Participation
    Programs such as undergraduate summer research opportunities, graduate fellowships, postdoctoral positions, as well as resources and materials pertaining to recruitment, retention, mentoring, and funding of underrepresented groups on pathways to science, ...more>>

  46. Peg Cagle's Math Education News & Views You Can Use - Peg Cagle
    Blog by a secondary math teacher in the Los Angeles public schools where she "shares news, views, and whatever I choose, all with an eye to issues impacting K-12 math education instruction, curricula, research and especially policy." Posts, which date ...more>>

  47. Plus Magazine - Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, University of Cambridge
    Plus (formerly PASS-Maths) is a triannual online magazine for older pupils and the general public. It publishes articles explaining the diverse applications of mathematics used in solving problems in physics, chemistry, biology, engineering, and economics. ...more>>

  48. Productive Struggle
    Group blog, with most contributions by secondary math and science teachers, that aims to "push teachers to learn in the same way that we push our students to learn" and "work together to make our struggles productive." Posts, which date back to March, ...more>>

  49. Quantitative Finance Code Directory - QuantCode, Inc.
    This website serves to be a directory of free source code and other resources useful for Quantitative Finance: jobs, links, papers, free classified ads, ...more>>

  50. The Republic of Mathematics - Gary E. Davis
    The Republic of Mathematics™ was founded "to promote happy and productive mathematical experiences for all learners, democratize the learning and teaching of mathematics, and help empower students and teachers in their engagement with mathematics." ...more>>


 
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