 EdReports.org
Nonprofit reviewers of math instructional materials. Each free review, in the style of Consumer Reports, provides spaces for conversation in corresponding discussion forums alongside detailed analyses with examples and ratings for focus and coherence,
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 Educational Technology Center (ETC)  Harvard Graduate School of Education
The Educational Technology Center was formed in 1983 to explore two hard issues: topics or broad areas of concern for educators deemed difficult for learners; and issues of implementation, broadly conceived. What are the obstacles and sources of support
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 Education Program for Gifted Youth (EPGY)  Stanford University Center for the Study of Language and Information (CSLI)
Multimedia computerbased courses in a variety of subjects, including mathematics and physics, for bright students of all grades, offered through the Stanford Continuing Studies Program. EPGY also researches computerbased distance learning instruction
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 Elementary Mathematics Specialists & Teacher Leaders Project  McDaniel College
The Elementary Mathematics Specialists & Teacher Leaders Project (EMS&TL) researches and disseminates the impact of mathematics specialists and mathematics teacher specialists on student achievement and school and school district improvement regionally,
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 The Elementary Preservice Teachers Mathematics Project  Suzanne Chapin, Principal Investigator
Improving preservice elementary teachers' mathematical knowledge for teaching (MKT). The Elementary Preservice (EMP) Teachers Mathematics Project has developed dozens of lessons and corresponding support materials — including video, PowerPoint
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 Entropia.com
The Global Internet Community for Science and Mathematics Distributed Research Computing, Entropia.com is a community dedicated to performing real research on a massive scale using ordinary home and office computers connected through the Internet. Entropia.org's
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 Environmental Sciences Division (ESD)  Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)
A multidisciplinary research and development organization whose mission is to understand and evaluate how the development and use of energy affect the environment. The division conducts basic and applied research, assesses environmental impacts of projects
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 Epistemology and Learning Group  Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Constructionism asserts that knowledge is not simply transmitted from teacher to student, but is actively constructed by the mind of the learner, and that learners are particularly likely to create new ideas when they are actively engaged in making external
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 Euclid Lab
This Californiabased nonprofit operates Camp Euclid, a mathematics research camp for high school students, as well as a sister program for junior and senior researchers (MRPU). See also Euclid Lab's "math blog written for all," Unsolved:, which discusses
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 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),
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 Fermilab Education Office
Online explorations for students and teachers, plus information about field trips to Fermilab, student collaborations with Fermilab, student and teacher workshops, and links to other math and science education resources.
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 The Fields Institute for Research in Mathematical Sciences  The Fields Institute for Research in Mathematical Sciences
The Institute's mandate includes programs devoted to leadingedge research in the mathematical sciences, advancement in mathematics education, enhanced graduate and postdoctoral training opportunities, and developing partnerships with industry to encourage
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 Finite Element Mesh Generation  Robert Schneiders
Mesh generation is an interdisciplinary area within numerical analysis that includes mathematicians, computer scientists, and engineers from many disciplines. This page is intended to build a bridge between theory and applications. People and research
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 FI Projects and Activities (Freudenthal Institute)  Utrecht University, the Netherlands
The FI is the National Expertise Center for Mathematics Education in primary and secondary education. This page provides a list of FI projects and activities, with links to more information. Sample subjects: Spherical geometry; Technology, mathematics,
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 Fluid Mechanics, Chaos and Mixing  Julio M. Ottino, Chemical Engineering Dept., Northwestern University
Research Interests of the Chaos and Mixing Group include: Granular Flows and SolidSolid Mixing; Competition Between Chaos and Order; LiquidLiquid Mixing; Mixing in 3D Flows; Mixing in Cell Culture Systems; SolidLiquid Mixing; and Geometric Aspects
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 The Flyspeck Project  Tom Hales
In pursuit of a formal proof of the Kepler Conjecture. The Flyspeck Project uses the Objective CAML programming language to investigate the density of a packing of congruent spheres in three dimensions. Start with the fact sheet.
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 Focus on Mathematics  Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Boston University
Focus on Mathematics (FoM) seeks to "improve student achievement by providing mathematics teachers with the content knowledge and skills valuable in their profession." FoM programs have included math expos and math fairs of student research projects;
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 Foundations of Computational Mathematics
The FoCM's primary aim is to further the understanding of the deep relationships between mathematical analysis, topology, geometry and algebra and the computational process as they are evolving together with the modern computer. The meetings are unified
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 The Freudenthal Institute (FI)  Utrecht University, The Netherlands
The National Expertise Center for Mathematics Education in primary and secondary education in the Netherlands. Browse or search research projects including vocational/adult education, math in the city, cultural minorities and math education, innovation
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 Gapminder  Hans Rosling
"Fact tank" Gapminder promotes a fact based world view through software called Trendalyzer, which "unveils the beauty of statistical time series by converting boring numbers into enjoyable, animated and interactive graphics."
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 GED as Project  Virginia Commonwealth University
Inquirybased, studentcentered materials for GED students, including separate study materials for math and other disciplines. Print and video resources are available.
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 Geometric and Solid Modeling  Computer Science Dept., Univ. of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNCCH)
One area of focus for the UNC Research Group on Modeling, PhysicallyBased
Simulation and Applications. The field of solid modeling deals with the design and representation of physical objects. The two major representation schemata used in solid modeling
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 The Geometry Center  University of Minnesota
The Center for the Computation and Visualization of Geometric Structures: an NSF Science and Technology Research Center. The Center has a unified mathematics computing environment supporting math and computer science research, mathematical visualization,
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 German Language Math Resources  Math Forum
Mathematics and math education resources available online in German, collected by the Math Forum. Sites are organized by: Research Centers, Articles and Publications, Software, and Other Educational Resources.
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 GirlTECH  Cynthia Lanius; Center for Research on Parallel Computation (CRPC)
GirlTECH was a teacher training and student council program that encouraged young women to pursue careers in mathematics and science, offering intensive technology training to explore innovative teaching strategies for gender equity in the classroom through
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 Groupe Fractales (INRIA)  Benoît Leblanc and Frédéric Raynal
A group of researchers studying the application of fractal techniques to complex systems, especially signal processing. Introduction to the theoretical aspects of fractal analysis; genetic algorithms; introduction to timescale analysis, in French; applications,
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 The Helsinki Logic Group  University of Helsinki, Finland
The Helsinki Logic Group is a team of logicians that has gathered in the Department of Mathematics of the University of Helsinki during the past ten years. The main topics of research are: Finite Model Theory  generalized quantifiers, games and descriptive
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 Horizon Research, Inc.
A private research firm located in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, that specializes in work related to science and mathematics education. Recent project include Looking Inside the Classroom, A Study of K12 Mathematics and Science Education in the United
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 HumanComputer Interaction Group (HCI)  University of York (UK)
A group founded in 1984 to pursue research into the design and evaluation of interactive systems. Its interdisciplinary approach integrates rigorous formal methods from the latest software engineering research with theories of perception, learning, and
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 Hypatia  Taylor, Dawson; Dept, of Computer Science, Queen Mary & Westfield College, East End, London, UK
Hypatia is a searchable directory of research workers in Computer Science and Pure Mathematics, and a library of their papers. Contents: New papers, people, places and papers, bibliographies, useful links, Hypatia of Alexandria. Authors can be found by
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 The Illustrative Mathematics Project
Providing guidance to states, assessment consortia, testing companies, and curriculum developers by illustrating the range and types of mathematical work that students will experience with the Common Core State Standards, and by publishing other tools
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 Image Coding Using Wavelets  Signal and Image Processing Group, University of Bath
Read the article "What makes a good orthonormal wavelet for image compression?" Download other wavelet articles in PDF or PostScript format. Visit the Wavelet Warehouse, a repository of wavelet filters (biorthogonal and orthonormal) to download and
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 Improving Measurement and Geometry in Elementary Schools (IMAGES)  Research for Better Schools (RBS)
Information and resources designed to help teachers develop a deeper understanding of geometry and measurement concepts and to assist in designing meaningful instruction for elementary students. Topics addressed include: cognitive and developmental issues;
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 INFORMS OR/MS Resource Collection
 Michael Trick, Carnegie Bosch Inst., Grad. School of Indust. Administration, Carnegie Mellon Univ.
An organized listing of sites concerned with the field of operations research, the technique of using modern scientific models to predict and compare the outcomes of complex systems, considering factors such as change and risk, with links to: FAQs; Societies;
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 INSERMCEA Cognitive Neuroimaging Unit
This lab of Paris' Institut national de la santé et de la recherche médicale (INSERM) investigates highlevel human cognitive functions using experimental psychology, neuropsychology and neuroimaging approaches. See, in particular, the unit's
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 The Institute for Computational and Experimental Research in Mathematics  Jill Pipher, lead PI
"Supporting and broadening the relationship between mathematics and computation" by expanding the use of computational and experimental methods in mathematics; supporting theoretical advances related to computation; and addressing problems posed by the
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 Institute for Computer Applications in Science and Engineering (ICASE)  NASA Langley Research Center
A center of research in applied mathematics, numerical analysis, fluid dynamics, and computer science, operated by the Universities Space Research Association (USRA) to provide a natural mechanism for interactions among NASA scientists and engineers,
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 Institute for Gravitational Physics and Geometry  Dept. of Physics, Penn State University
The Institute fosters research of an interdisciplinary character linking astrophysics, gravitational wave physics and experimental gravitational wave detection in the pursuit of the scientific understanding of gravity and the development of gravitational
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 Institute for High Performance Computing Applications (IHPCA)  L. Long, Director; Penn State University
A research center whose mission is to develop and implement new techniques for the numerical simulation of scientific and engineering problems that require the use of large scale computations, with particular emphasis on parallel computers and distributed
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 Institute for Learning  University of Pittsburgh
Researchbased curriculum, tools, and professional development designed to build the capacity of teachers, administrators, and systems to provide students with high quality instruction and learning opportunities. See especially What We Know, Principles
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 Institute for Logic (Institut für Formale Logik)  University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Research in the group is concentrated on axiomatic set theory, in particular: Inner models and large cardinals; Constructible models of set theory / core models; Consistency strengths; Coding; Forcing; and Descriptive set theory. Abstract Server; People
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 Institute for Logic, Language and Computation (ILLC)  University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
An institute founded to further the scientific study of the structure, modification, and transmission of information. Currently, the groups participating in ILLC are based at the Faculty of Mathematics, Computer Science, Physics, and Astronomy, the Faculty
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 Institute for Mathematical Logic and Foundations of Mathematics  Department of Mathematics, University of Freiburg
Research (preprints and theses, reports), teaching (lectures in German, course materials), people, news, and information services. In English, German, and French.
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 Institute for Mathematics and Education  The Arizona Board of Regents
The Institute for Mathematics and Education (IM&E) supports local, national, and international projects in mathematics education that "focus on both the mathematics and the students, can be applied to current needs, build on existing knowledge, and are
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 Institute for Mathematics and its Applications (IMA)  University of Minnesota
The IMA is located at the University of Minnesota, and is affiliated with the School of Mathematics, the Minnesota Center for Industrial Mathematics and other Participating Organizations. Its mission is to close the gap between theory and applications,
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 Institute for Mathematics and Science Education  The Learning Sciences Research Institute, University of Illinois at Chicago
The Institute for Mathematics and Science Education (IMSE) promotes efforts at the University of Illinois at Chicago to improve precollege and undergraduate education in math and science. Read about the development of curricula such as Math Trailblazers,
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 Institute for Scientific Computation  Texas A&M University
The Institute for Scientific Computation (ISC) conducts and coordinates multidisciplinary research into data management, mathematical modeling, numerical solutions, and visualization. Read about ISC research and the Computational Sciences Certification
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 Institute of Discrete Mathematics  Prof. Dr. Harald Niederreiter; Austrian Academy of Sciences
Current projects and research areas such as: Cryptology; Computer Algebra; Finite Fields and Their Applications; Global Function Fields; QuasiMonte Carlo Methods; Construction of LowDiscrepancy Sequences; Numerical Integration; Pseudorandom Number Generation;
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 The Institute of Technology Center for Educational Programs (ITCEP)  Regents of the University of Minnesota
ITCEP develops and administers educational programs in mathematics and its related science and engineering applications for precollege, undergraduate and graduate students, and for K12 preservice/inservice teachers. For children, ITCEP administers the
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 Institut Henri Poincaré
The "embassy" of French mathematics and theoretical physics. Founded in 1928, the Institut Henri Poincaré (IHP) hosts quarterly thematic programs; doctoral courses; seminars such as Mathematic Park, a biweekly miniclass for high school and university
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