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  1. SABER - The World Bank Group
    An open data tool that provides comparative data on education policies around the world. The Systems Approach for Better Education Results (SABER) web tool aims to help countries collect and analyze information on their education policies, benchmark themselves ...more>>

  2. SABES: System for Adult Basic Education Support - Massachusetts Department of Elementary & Secondary Education
    SABES promotes high quality adult basic education services through training, support, and resources that improve the skills and knowledge of practitioners and strengthen programs. SABES strives to achieve this mission by: providing staff development that ...more>>

  3. 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 one-to-one correspondence ...more>>

  4. Scottish Research Information System
    Provides information on Scottish universities' researchers, research groups, projects and services. Many of these include math related issues--search for math or the topic of your choice to find them, or browse. ...more>>

  5. The SELECT Math Project - Boston Public Schools
    The SELECT (Supporting Engaged Learning by Enhancing Curriculum with Technology) Math Project is a Boston Public Schools resource that features over 200 links to web-based virtual manipulatives and resources that directly support the mathematics curriculum ...more>>

  6. SEMAA: Science, Engineering, Mathematics, and Aerospace Academy - NASA's Glenn Research Center; Cuyahoga Community College
    Created to expose historically underrepresented youth to activites in the fields of science, engineering, mathematics, and technology, SEMAA offers information about its classes and program as well as links and contact information. ...more>>

  7. SERVE
    An education organization promoting and supporting the continuous improvement of educational opportunities for all learners in the Southeast United States. SERVE provides resources, services, and products in the program areas of assessment, accountability, ...more>>

  8. Show-Me Center
    A National Science Foundation project supporting implementation of standards-based middle grades mathematics curricula. The site features a calendar listing professional development opportunities; information about five different math curricula (Connected ...more>>

  9. Skills and Competencies Needed to Succeed in Today's Workplace - NCREL: North Central Regional Educational Laboratory; Learning Point Associates
    Because the world of work is changing, the U.S. Departments of Labor and Education formed the Secretary's Commission on Achieving Necessary Skills (SCANS) to study the kinds of competencies and skills that workers must have to succeed in today's workplace. ...more>>

  10. Slates, Slide Rules, and Software: Teaching Math in America - Smithsonian National Museum of American History, Behring Center
    An exhibit on mathematics teaching devices from the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History, focusing on innovations in mathematics teaching from the blackboard to graphing calculators and computer software. ...more>>

  11. Sloan Digital Sky Survey
    The astronomical surveys of the Sloan Digital Sky Survey (SDSS) have "obtained deep, multi-color images covering more than a quarter of the sky and created 3-dimensional maps containing more than 930,000 galaxies and more than 120,000 quasars." SDSS's ...more>>

  12. SMART Catalog - Science and Math Advancement and Resources for Teachers (SMART)
    A searchable list of professional development and resource providers for mathematics, science, and technology, organized alphabetically or according to the California Math and Science Frameworks. Articles spotlight professional challenges and successes. ...more>>

  13. Societat Catalana de Matemàtiques - L'Institut d'Estudis Catalans
    The Catalan Mathematical Society. Barcelona 2000, the Third European Congress of Mathematics, and World Mathematical Year 2000. ...more>>

  14. The Source of UK Facts and Figures - Government Statistical Service, Office for National Statistics, UK
    The information you need to access UK statistics. Links to: The Campion Fellowship in Official Statistics; Population Trends 98 - reference and report tables; Quarterly Civil Service Staff in Post; UK in Figures 1999; Scottish Statistics Publications; ...more>>

  15. Southeast Regional Climate Center - Water Resources Division, South Carolina Department of Natural Resources
    Home site for CIRRUS, the Climate Interactive Rapid Retrieval System, an educational medium that provides economically and environmentally important climatic information. The system gives students the opportunity to observe and analyze the weather on ...more>>

  16. Southwest Educational Development Laboratory (SEDL)
    The regional education laboratory serving Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas. Conducts applied research and development, delivers training, and provides technical assistance to K-12 educators and decision makers. Topics: Improving Classroom ...more>>

  17. State Institute of Statistics (SIS) - Republic of Turkey
    The agency in charge of collecting statistics for the country of Turkey. Includes tables and charts of key social, economic, and environmental statistics and a dictionary of important statistics and economics terms arranged by subject. Some articles ...more>>

  18. Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia (Statisticni Urad Republike Slovenije) - Andrej Cedilnik and Tomaz Valantic
    The agency that collects statistics for the Slovenian government. Includes Slovenia in Figures, with comparison to other nations, information about the Statistical Office and the laws that regulate its activities, and a catalog of publications which ...more>>

  19. Statistics Canada - Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Canada's national statistical agency, which is required to collect, compile, analyse, abstract and publish statistical information on virtually every aspect of the nation's society and economy. Programs are organized into three broad areas: demographic ...more>>

  20. Statistics Finland
    The Finnish statistics office; includes news and press releases, important socio-economic and election data, and publications, including a report on Finnish education. Finnish and Swedish versions also available, as well as Finlande en chiffres in French. ...more>>

  21. Statistics Greenland (Kalaallit Nunanni Naatsorsueqqissaartarfik/Grønlands Statistik) - Dorit Olsen
    Information about Statistics Greenland, map of Greenland, and key socioeconomic figures. The Statistical Yearbook,with data and tables of cultural, economic, social, political, geographical, and climate information about Greenland, is available in PDF ...more>>

  22. Statistics Iceland
    The statistics ministry of the government of Iceland. Key socioeconomic figures; press releases; monthly statistics in PDF format; methodological information. Site also available in Icelandic. ...more>>

  23. Statistics Indonesia (Badan Pusat Statistik) - Republic of Indonesia
    The statistics collection department of the government of Indonesia. Glossary of statistical terms, key socioeconomic figures for Indonesia by subject and region, census results, methodology information, and links to regional offices. Recent economic ...more>>

  24. Statistics Lithuania
    The agency that collects statistics for the country of Lithuania. The site includes: a timeline of statistics in Lithuania dating to 1528, tables of geographic, population, and economic data, press releases, list of recent publications -- some may be ...more>>

  25. Statistics Netherlands
    A government organization that collects, interprets, and presents information about Dutch society. Tables of key socioeconomic figures for the Netherlands; publications and press releases, which may be ordered or downloaded in PDF format; introduction ...more>>

  26. Statistics New Zealand (Te Tari Tatau)
    New Zealand's official statistics agency. Key data are available online, with a catalog of publications and discussion forums. ...more>>

  27. Statistics Norway
    The agency that collects Norwegian statistics. Includes articles about data, tables of recent economic and population statistics, and list of publications; many publications and research papers may be read or downloaded in PDF format. The site also ...more>>

  28. Statistics Singapore
    The Singapore Department of Statistics page includes key economic and social indicators, a glossary of economics and statistics terms, press releases, a list of publications, and the Statistics Singapore newsletter in PDF format. ...more>>

  29. Statistics Sweden
    Provides official statistics for the country of Sweden: population, key socioeconomic figures, press releases, and graphs of important data. More information, including an order form for time-series information, is available in the Swedish-language version ...more>>

  30. Statistik Österreich (Statistics Austria)
    Wilkommen bei Statistik Österreich; Presseinformation; Publikationskatalog; Fachbereiche (Text, Tabelle, und Grafik); Formulare/ Downloads. (The Austrian government agency in charge of statistics. Introduction to the agency; press releases; catalog ...more>>

  31. STAT-USA/Internet - U.S. Department of Commerce
    Part of the Economics and Statistics Administration of the the U.S. Department of Commerce. An information service providing economic, business, social, and environmental program data produced by more than 50 Federal sources; hundreds of thousands of ...more>>

  32. Student Activities from Jefferson Lab's BEAMS Program - Steve Gagnon
    Middle school science and math activities from Jefferson Lab. Each activity includes a teacher overview, student and teacher materials which may be viewed online or downloaded in PDF format, and a list of the relevant Virginia State Standards of Learning. ...more>>

  33. Students' Classroom - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
    This site for students includes links to Find Your School; College Search; What Are Your Chances?; Create a Graph; Fun Facts; Games & Activities; Mascot Game; Quiz; Glossary; and References. See also Dare to Compare, which presents hundreds of questions ...more>>

  34. System Dynamics in Education Project (SDEP)
    System dynamics is a method for studying the world around us. It deals with understanding how complex systems change over time. Internal feedback loops within the structure of the system influence the entire system behavior. Math materials are available ...more>>

  35. Taking a Workshop or Course - Annenberg Media
    Workshops and courses appropriate for preservice and inservice teachers, administrators, reformers, and policymakers. Supplemental video programs called teaching practices libraries are also available--they give a "fly-on-the-wall" view of real teachers ...more>>

  36. Teacher Preparation and Professional Development, 2000 - Basmat Parsad, Laurie Lewis, and Elizabeth Farris
    Executive summary of the NCES report. The full report is also available as a PDF file. ...more>>

  37. Teachers' Domain - WGBH Educational Foundation
    A digital library of multimedia resources for classroom use and independent study. Their media-rich tools are intended to help teachers present science concepts to students in high-impact, engaging, and interactive ways. Registering with Teachers' Domain ...more>>

  38. Teachers Teaching With Technology (T3)
    Professional development training in handheld technology for educators at each level. Sites worldwide in a host of different languages. The United States site includes: professional development institutes, courses, and seminars; resources for educators ...more>>

  39. Teaching the SCANS Competencies - Employment and Training Administration, U.S. Dept. of Labor
    This PDF report compiles six articles that give education and training practitioners practical suggestions for applying SCANS in classroom and workplace: "SCANS in the Schools", "Implementing SCANS: First Lessons", "Students Use SCANS to Explore Changing ...more>>

  40. TEAMS Distance Learning for K12 Educators - Los Angeles County Office of Education (LACOE)
    Information about TEAMS (elementary distance learning provider); TEAMS classroom projects; and discussion groups for TEAMS participants. Also numerous links to resources for math, science, social sciences, language arts, art and more; lesson plans; K-12 ...more>>

  41. Technology for All Americans Project - International Technology Education Association (ITEA)
    An effort to increase the technological literacy of all Americans, to develop a clear vision of what it means to be technologically literate, how this can be achieved at a national level, and why it is important for the nation. Read the Executive Summary: ...more>>

  42. UNdata - United Nations Statistics Division
    Search across the UN's statistical databases: education, human development, population, trade, gender, and more. Preview, download, and filter results by sources such as the State of the World's Children (SOWC) and Millennium Development Goals (MDG). ...more>>

  43. United States Historical Census Data Browser - Paul Bergen
    A database on the people and the economy of the US for each state and county from 1790 to 1970. Data include historical census figures and general population characteristics such as "number of free white females," "number of free colored males," and "number ...more>>

  44. U.S. Census Bureau
    Information (searchable by keyword and browseable by subject) from summary data files across cities, towns, counties, states, and other geographic and demographic boundaries, useful for many purposes from allocating representation in legislative bodies ...more>>

  45. U.S. Geological Survey - U.S. Department of the Interior
    Scientific fact-finding and research organization of the U.S. Dept. of the Interior; the principal source of scientific and technical expertise in the earth sciences within the U.S. Federal Government. Includes The Learning Web, where Teacher Developed ...more>>

  46. Virtual Computer Library (VCL) - Christine M. Henke, ACITS, University of Texas at Austin
    Links to information sources regarding computers and computing. Academic Computing Centers; Book Reviews; Computer Technology; Conferences; Documentation; FAQs; Internet Information; Journals/Magazines; News/Press Releases; Nonprofit/Government Organizations; ...more>>

  47. Virtual Skies - NASA Ames Education Division
    Tutorials, interactive illustrations, career explorations, decision-making scenarios, and self-tests in each of the following areas: weather, aviation research, airport design, air traffic management, navigation, communication, and aeronautics. A "Teacher's ...more>>

  48. Washington MESA
    Washington MESA (Mathematics, Engineering and Science Achievement) is developing middle and high school curriculum units and middle school modules/books available through Cuisenaire Dale Seymour Publications that integrate concepts within mathematics ...more>>

  49. Weights and Measures - National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
    A virtual museum exhibit examining the role of the United States government in the development and standardization of weights and measures, in eight sections: America before standard weights and measures; Ferdinand Rudolph Hassler; The Office of Weights ...more>>

  50. What Work Requires of Schools - Secretary's Commission on Achieving Necessary Skills (SCANS)
    The Secretary's Commission on Achieving Necessary Skills (SCANS) was asked to examine the demands of the workplace and whether today's young people are capable of meeting those demands as they enter employment. In carrying out this charge, the Commission ...more>>


 
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