 Scaling Up Innovative Practices in Mathematics and Science  Carpenter et al.
Download a PDF of a research report that clarifies the meaning of the phrase "learning with understanding," describes the nature of successful professional development, and outlines how to scale successful practices. The research by Thomas P. Carpenter,
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 Scenes from a Dynamic Math Classroom  Ihor Charischak
In a dynamic math classroom, "discourse between teacher and students produces engagement and learning." Posts, which date back to July, 2008, include ISTE 2011 Reflections  My presentation," "Crowdsourcing Jr. Classroom Activity," "Supermarkets marketing
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 Scholastic, Inc.
Information about Scholastic, Inc., a global children's publishing and media company in education and entertainment (curriculum, magazines, books, film, TV, and multimedia). Classroom activities and reproducibles (e.g., math) teacher talk, separate parents
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 Scholastic Online Activities  Math  Scholastic, Inc.
Lessons and activities for grades PreK3 or 48, with sources listed: Kids USA Survey; Max's Math Adventures of interactive whiteboardready rhyming math activities, audio support, and printables; Math Maven's Mysteries; I Spy Oops Hoops; Math Hunt; and
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 Schoolhouse Flash  Screenic Digital
Addition, subtraction, multiplication and division flash card sets online. Animated math fact equations in Level One for kids to count. Practice cards in Level Two reveal the answer upon a mouse click. Level Three offers a choice of 3 or 5 seconds to
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 Schoolhouse Rock
Schoolhouse Rock is one of many artifacts from the 1970s that still is in existence today. In the mid70s, ABC TV aired these short cartoons, which taught a generation about government, history, grammar, science, and math. The lyrics of all the songs
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 School Match  Public Priority Systems, Inc.
A school research and database service firm that specializes in rating schools (K12) using auditable data for the parent and corporation, including school rating for the parent, realtor, and homebuyer; school choice consultation; counseling services
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 School Science and Mathematics Association
The School Science and Mathematics Association (SSMA) is dedicated to improving instruction at all levels in and between science and mathematics by providing leadership in the field. Its primary work and publications address the needs of all of those
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 Schools Online (SOL)  Pacific Internet Pte. Ltd.
A Singaporebased searchable resource site dedicated to schools, educators, and students, its mission to provide schools with dedicated Internet access and services enabling schools to optimise the Internet for educational purposes. In addition to cocoordinating
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 SchoolTrainer.com  SchoolTrainer.com Ltd.
SchoolTrainer.com provides a wide range of academic coaching services including online tutoring for Math, Algebra, Geometry, Calculus, Trigonometry for all grades. Free homework help and online study materials are provided as well. Flexible rate plans.
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 School Wise Press
California publishers of school profiles for use in choosing schools for your children. The site also provides: educationoriented news, articles, and books; online school comparisons; an askanexpert service with a parent advocate; and editorial responses
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 School Wiz Tutoring  School Wiz
Australian computerbased maths & English tutoring with live support.
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 SchoolWorld Internet Education
A global Internet classroom from Australia for K12 students and teachers, designed to allow schools to participate in a wide range of varied programs and projects (see The Math Decathlon by teacher Mike McGee), to interact with other schools from around
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 Science and Mathematics Education: Similarities and Differences  Lynn Arthur Steen; St. Olaf College
Lynn Steen writes on the similarities and differences between the NCTM Standards and those of the National Research Council. Intellectually, the two communities agree on virtually all comparable aspects of their respective standards. But the nature of
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 Science and Math Initiatives (SAMI)
A database/clearinghouse of resources, funding, and curriculum for rural math and science teachers. List, search by title or description, or browse math resources by category. Originally a project of the Boulder Valley School District, Boulder, Colorado,
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 Science Animations  Peet van Schalkwyk
Science and Maths animations done in Macromedia Flash. These animations are free, interactive, 3D and dynamic.
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 Science Education at Jefferson Lab  Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility (Jefferson Lab)
Educational resources for students (homework help links; programs and events; games and puzzles; internships) and teachers (summer programs; reference links; distance learning programs; activities, worksheets, and games). See, in particular, Jefferson
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 Science, Engineering, and Technology for Youth  eXtension
Lessons, news, articles, answers from experts, a glossary, and other science resources for young people. See especially Math in Child Care, which organizes suggestions for developing children's mathematical foundations into topics such as onetoone correspondence
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 Science Explorer  The Exploratorium
A variety of Science Explorer activities from their books of family experiments. Each illustrated web page displaying the activity includes materials needed, instructions, background information, and explanations. Information on purchasing the books is
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 Science Fairs  Chris Gould; WorldWide Web Virtual Library
An attempt to provide a single comprehensive list of every science fair
accessible through the World Wide Web, whether of global or local scope. Many of the links on this page lead to descriptions/abstracts of math projects entered in such fairs. Categories
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 Science Montana  Montana State University Extended University
Connecting Montanans more closely with the science happening in Yellowstone National Park, Glacier National Park, and other rare natural resources in the Big Sky State. This portal for Montanarelated science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM)
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 Science Museum of Minnesota
Natural history and technology. See the world's largest Camptosaurus dinosaur skeleton, touch a tornado, play the congas, do some serious Internet surfing, or test the waters of the Mississippi River. The museum is Minnesota's most popular indoor cultural
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 Science News for Kids  Science Service
Science articles written for kids, along with activities for kids to try on their own and ways for kids to comment, ask questions, or submit their own work through the site. Also includes: brain teasers and Javabased games; science fiction discussions
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 Science News Online
The weekly newsmagazine of science. Headlines; selected fulltext articles 1995; references and people to contact (for additional information on current articles); previous issues of Science News 1996. Features: Ivars Peterson's MathTrek (formerly MathLand);
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 Science Online  American Association for the Advancement of Science
Searchable Web version of the global weekly research publication, with searchable full text, daily news, Science's Next Wave (Free access: News, forums, columns on career development in science), Science Careers, Electronic Marketplace, and administrative
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 Science & Technology Curriculum Framework  Massachusetts
Core concept: Owning the Questions. The Science and Technology content section contains four strands that are broad learning standard statements about what students should know and be able to do as learners of science and technology. Each strand reflects
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 sciencetotouch  Jürgen RichterGebert
Projects for interactively visualizing science, from one of the coauthors of the Cinderella geometry software package: iOrnament, a drawing and explanation app for the 17 crystallographic wallpaper groups; ixquadrat, a museum exhibit of symmetry, Escher,
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 Scientific Notation  Math Forum, Ask Dr. Math Common Question
A selection of answers to questions about scientific notation, using it to write very large or very small numbers, and adding, multiplying, and dividing with the notation.
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 Scientific Surfing for Children  Mike May, American Scientist
An early article about the World Wide Web by Mike May in the NovemberDecember issue of American Scientist, pp. 568571, discusses the world of scientific information and activities on the Internet, and forums in which professional scientists are waiting
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 Scientists in the City  The Franklin Institute Online
Public Science Day is an annual event, organized by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), when students visit informal science institutions in Philadelphia, PA. In 1998, ten schools visited The Franklin Institute for the day
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 SciPhilately: A Selective History of Science on Stamps  Maiken Naylor; Science and Engineering Library, Univ. at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
Stamps from the personal collection of the author, Maiken Naylor, in the following categories: Astronomy and Cosmology; Instruments and Measurements; Mathematics and Computation; Chemistry; Evolution and the Fossil Record; Biology; Heredity and the Genetic
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 sci.stat.edu  Math Forum
An unmoderated newsgroup focused on statistics education. Read and search archived messages; and register to post to the discussions. Also available at http://lists.psu.edu/cgibin/wa?SUBED1=edstatl&A=1.
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 scMaths: Singapore Primary Maths Explained  SC Eduware
Information and resources on primary level (ages 6 to 12) mathematics as taught in Singapore primary schools.
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 SCORE! Educational Centers
An educational and entertaining site for parents and educators, with helpful articles on motivating and communicating with K8 kids, questions and answers, handson activities, interactive message boards, and a store.
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 Scott Kim, Puzzle Master
A puzzle and graphic design creator, Scott Kim offers links to his online puzzles, a gallery of inversions (or ambigrams, words or names written so they read in more than one waysome read upside down, some flip in a mirror, some read as two different
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 Scout Report Signpost: QA  Mathematics  Internet Scout Project
A selected set of mathrelated Internet resources chosen by the editorial staff of the Scout Report. Resources are cataloged, classified, and arranged using existing taxonomies such as the Library of Congress Classification Scheme and the Library of Congress
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 ScriviFacile Math Algebra  Alessandro Danieli
Learn basic operations with this readaloud Windows software that colorcodes each arithmetic step. Download a demo; purchase the full version.
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 SDK's Speed Math Tutor
'Speed Math Tutor using vedic methods' is a CD giving simple methods and techniques for speed computation in addition, subtraction, multiplication, squares and cubes. Audio explanation is given by a friendly character at every stage. Unlimited examples
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 The Seaborg Center  C. Wozniak, Northern Michigan University
The Glenn T. Seaborg Center for Teaching & Learning Science and Mathematics reflects Seaborg's belief that, in today's world, each citizen must have a solid base in the understanding of and appreciation for scientific concepts and the technology to
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 Search Ask Dr. Math Archives  The Math Forum
Search by keyword K12 math questions answered by volunteer 'math doctors' in the U.S. and abroad.
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 Search for Math on the Internet  The Math Forum
Keyword search of all searchable archives, Newsgroup archives, Dr. Math archives, Problems of the Week, Internet Math Library, or any combination thereof.
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 Searching for Information  Math Forum, Teacher2Teacher FAQ
Answers to a frequently asked question: How do I find information by searching on the Web? Suggestions include ideas to try, archived T2T conversations on the subject, links to search tips on the Forum site and other popular search engines, and links
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 Search the Internet Mathematics Library  Math Forum
Select the desired Math Topic, Math Education Topic, Level, and Resource Type.
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 Search the MacTutor History Archive  University of St. Andrews, Scotland
Search all or any combination of topics: Biographies; References; Quotations; History Topics; Bibliography; Famous Curves; Societies. With search suggestions.
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 Search the UK Mirror Service  Higher Education National Software Archives
Formerly HENSA, this UK service maintains copies of electronic archives from all over the world, providing access to a wide range of uptodate software for those using PC's and microcomputers. The indexes searched allow you to find software held in any
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 The Secret Lives of Numbers
A Java applet histogram exploring the relative popularity and cultural associations of every integer between 0 and one million. Numbers such as 212, 486, 911, 1040, 1492, 1776, 68040, and 90210, for example, occur more frequently than their neighbors
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 Seedbed  Tom O'Brien, ed.
Throughout the 1980s, Seedbed published articles on "the intellectual growth of children, and teachers' participation therein." Editor Tom O'Brien described the publication as a practical one, "where teachers are the principal authors and where teachers'
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 Selected Internet Calculator Resources  Math Forum
Selected Internet resources for integrating calculators into the math classroom, one of the Math Forum's series of pages dealing with issues in math education. curricular resources (articles, courses, textbooks); graphing calculator resources; online
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 Selected Papers  Louis A. Talman
"An Unfortunate Metaphor" [the assembly line], Notices of the American Mathematical Society, 40 (1993); "Weekly Journal Entries  An Effective Tool for Teaching Mathematics," Using Writing To Teach Mathematics, MAA Notes, No. 16, Mathematical Association
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 Self Portrait at Age 13: Albrecht Durer 1484  Ralph Martel
A paper illustrated by a PowerPoint slide show to demonstrate how Albrecht Durer used geometry in his art work from the age of thirteen. This paper by Martel is one of a series that he is writing on mathematics and art. Suzanne Alejandre wrote a teaching
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