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  1. 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>>

  2. National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    The source for information about health and vital statistics in the United States. View tables of important statistics online or download data sets and reports (often in PDF format.) ...more>>

  3. National Center to Improve Practice (NCIP) - Education Development Center, Inc. (EDC)
    The National Center to Improve Practice in Special Education Through Technology, Media and Materials promotes the effective use of technology to enhance educational outcomes for students with sensory, cognitive, physical and social/emotional disabilities. ...more>>

  4. The National Clearinghouse for English Language Acquisition (NCELA)
    Online library and bibliographic database; technical, language education, and classroom materials links; conferences and meetings calendar; discussion group; Newsline (weekly bulletin); and state resource listings. Read classroom centered practices for ...more>>

  5. National Commission on Mathematics and Science Teaching for the 21st Century - U.S. Department of Education
    A Glenn Commission plan to ensure that every American student receives excellent instruction in math and science -- instruction critical to maintaining the U.S. edge in the competitive global economy. The report sets three goals: to establish an ongoing ...more>>

  6. 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>>

  7. National Foundation for the Improvement of Education (NFIE) - National Education Association
    NFIE provides teachers, other school employees, and higher education faculty and staff with opportunities to develop and test solutions to the challenges facing American public education through grants, technical assistance, professional collaboration, ...more>>

  8. National Girls Collaborative Project - EdLab Group
    The National Girls Collaborative Project (NGCP) intends to bring together organizations throughout the United States that focus on encouraging girls to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). On the site, you can: find ...more>>

  9. National Home Education Network (NHEN)
    A site with extensive information, articles, and resources for homeschooling families. Use the search engine to look for math. ...more>>

  10. National Mathematics Advisory Panel - U.S. Department of Education
    "On April 18, 2006, President Bush created the National Mathematics Advisory Panel. The panel will advise the President and Secretary Spellings on the best use of scientifically based research on the teaching and learning of mathematics." Learn about ...more>>

  11. National Math & Science Initiative
    This non-profit organization "facilitates the national scale-up of programs that have a demonstrated impact on math and science education in the United States." Programs include the Training and Incentive Programs, which encourage excellence among teachers ...more>>

  12. The National Numeracy Strategy - Department for Education and Employment, United Kingdom
    The Standards Site: Numeracy. Frameworks for teaching mathematics from Reception through Year 7, key elements of the training materials that will support the U.K.'s Numeracy Strategy. Assessment in and planning the National Numeracy Strategy, schools ...more>>

  13. National Physical Laboratory - United Kingdom Department of Trade and Industry
    The United Kingdom's National Standards Laboratory. The searchable site contains year 2000 countdown; news and information on upcoming symposia and other conferences and events; usability services; dimensional metrology; a pressure and vacuum section; ...more>>

  14. National Research and Development Centre
    The National Research and Development Centre (NRDC) is a consortium of partners, led by the Institute of Education in the United Kingdom. It was established by the Department for Education and Skills as part of the Skills for Life Strategy. NRDC is dedicated ...more>>

  15. National Science Foundation (NSF) - U.S. Government
    An independent U.S. government agency responsible for promoting science and engineering through programs that invest over $3.3 billion per year in almost 20,000 research and education projects. Overview of the NSF home page; Visitor Information; Staff ...more>>

  16. National Statistical Coordination Board (NSCB) - Republic of the Philippines
    The statistics agency of the Republic of the Philippines. Tables, graphs, and articles about key socioeconomic information; catalogue of services and publications; press releases; and an explanation of concepts and methodologies for major indicators. ...more>>

  17. National Statistical Office - Republic of Korea
    The agency that supervises statistics collection for the country of South Korea. Resources include Korea in Graphs, a list of publications and surveys performed, and the history, organization, and legal basis of the department. The site also includes ...more>>

  18. National Statistical Service of Greece (NSSG) - Ministry of National Economy, Greece
    The statistics collection office of the Greek government. Charts and some graphs of population, health and economic data. More information, including press releases, also available in Greek. ...more>>

  19. National Statistics of Taiwan, the Republic of China
    The agency that collects statistics for the government of Taiwan. Includes key socioeconomic figures and a list of publications. The site is also available in Chinese. ...more>>

  20. The Nation's Report Card - National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP)
    A project designed to assess what America's students know and can do in various subject areas. Since 1969, NAEP has periodically and across the country conducted assessments in mathematics, science, reading, writing, history, geography, the arts, and ...more>>

  21. NCTM Standards 2000 Discussion Area - NCTM/Math Forum
    Discussions devoted to public input on the NCTM Standards 2000 project. Questions posted by the moderator include such concerns as areas of mathematics deserving of emphasis, mathematical thinking skills, philosophies and practices, basic skills and conceptual ...more>>

  22. NEOS Guide (Network-Enabled Optimization System) - The Optimization Technology Center
    A thumbnail sketch, outlines of the major algorithms, and pointers to software packages on optimization and its various subdisciplines: integer programming, stochastic programming, network programming, bound constrained, non-linearly constrained, linear ...more>>

  23. NetDay
    NetDay promotes the effective use of technology for education, providing direct assistance to under-served schools, and general assistance to decision-makers. Its programs include original research, national surveys, and articles and resources resulting ...more>>

  24. The New Jersey Mathematics Coalition
    The New Jersey Mathematics Coalition (like the other 50 such state Coalitions) was created to facilitate and encourage improvement in the teaching and learning of mathematics as recommended in the national reports. The Coalition serves as a catalyst for ...more>>

  25. The New Teacher's Guide to the U.S. Department of Education - Richard W. Riley, Secretary of Education
    Archived information as of September 2000. See the current Teachers page for up-to-date information. This site contains information on teaching--a national priority; voluntary national tests in reading and math; raising academic standards; grants and ...more>>

  26. NIST Virtual Library (NVL) - National Institute of Standards and Technology
    Online library of the National Institute of Standards and Technology. Includes subject guides, an online library catalog, NVL databases, a selection of electronic journals, NIST publications, online resources, global Web resources, and hints and help ...more>>

  27. NOAAServer - National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
    Search for environmental information on multiple NOAA computers; retrieve data from NOAA's electronic archives; view graphics; and download or order data. ...more>>

  28. Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency (NISRA)
    The department of the United Kingdom government that collects statistics about Northern Ireland. Includes tables and graphs of key socioeconomic statistics, which are available for download as Lotus 123 worksheets; demographic data, available in Lotus ...more>>

  29. NRICH Maths, the Online Maths Club - Univ. of Cambridge, UK
    A project that aims to establish a permanent national centre for curriculum enrichment to provide mathematical learning support for very able children of all ages. The learning and enjoyment of mathematics are promoted through an Internet Newsletter and ...more>>

  30. NSDL Middle School Portal: Math Pathway - NSDL; the Ohio State University
    A middle school portal into NSDL's math resources, browsable by topic, or choose a pre-selected set of resources on given subjects. ...more>>

  31. The Nuffield Foundation
    Math teaching and learning resources include freely downloadable Free-standing Mathematics Activities (FSMAs) and Applying Mathematical Processes (AMP) activities, a mix of investigations and practical explorations. The Nuffield Foundation works to improve ...more>>

  32. Number Theory Foundation
    A foundation for collecting donations from supporters of number theory and disbursing them to encourage research. Supporters have directed available funds towards activities in computational and combinatorial number theory, and also towards general number ...more>>

  33. Occupational Outlook Handbook - U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
    Career information and statistics about many different jobs, such as mathematicians. Each outlook includes a description of the nature of the work, working conditions, number of people in a field and sources of employment, training, other qualifications, ...more>>

  34. Occupational Outlook Quarterly Online - U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
    A journal about jobs and careers covering new, emerging, and unusual occupations, training opportunities, salary trends, results of new studies, etc. Includes summaries and excerpts from articles, with full text available for download in PDF format and ...more>>

  35. Office for National Statistics - Government Statistical Service, United Kingdom
    The United Kingdom agency that coordinates national statistics. Tables of key social, economic, and environmental data, press releases, catalogue of publications, articles, and a newsletter. Information about the British census, including articles in ...more>>

  36. Oficina Nacional de Estadística - República Dominicana
    Información estadística y geográfica de la República Dominicana. Territorio; población; datos por provincia y municipios. (Tables of information about the Dominican Republic, including geography and population, for ...more>>

  37. Ontario Research Centre for Computer Algebra
    ORCCA performs fundamental research and development in mathematical software, focusing on computer algebra. The Centre was founded in 1999 with the support of government and private sector sources. Faculty from the University of Waterloo and the University ...more>>

  38. Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS) - The Palestinian National Authority
    The agency that collects official statistics for Palestine. Tables of key social, economic and demographic statistics are online; some are available for download, or are linked to methodological information. Site also includes census information, list ...more>>

  39. Pathfinder Services, Inc.
    An Indiana-based nonprofit which, among other projects, creates mathematics teaching aids, including Recycled Math Manipulatives, Fraction Islands, Pattern Blocks Plus, and Polyhedra Plus. Full descriptions and ordering information are provided. They ...more>>

  40. 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>>

  41. PBS Mathline: Math at the Movies
    Math concepts, challenges, and more, from the movies. For kids: solve puzzles from the movies; explore movie math concepts; and learn about a movie career involving math. Teachers, there are teaching and assessment tips here as well, not directly connected ...more>>

  42. PCMI@MathForum - Suzanne Alejandre, Jim King
    An overview and, in some cases, details of the working groups, schedules, and projects from each summer session: Research Program, Graduate Summer School, Undergraduate Program, Mathematics Education Research Program, Undergraduate Faculty Program, High ...more>>

  43. Pennsylvannia Governor's School For The Sciences
    A summer enrichment program for high school students, in session for five weeks, seven days per week. It is an intense program in which the students take lecture courses in biology, chemistry, physics, mathematics and computer science. It emphasizes hands-on ...more>>

  44. The Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching - National Science Foundation
    The Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST) is the nation's highest commendation for K-12 math and science teachers. Read program information and facts, application packets, and press releases; look up awardees dating ...more>>

  45. The President's Educational Technology Initiative
    This site promotes President Clinton's initiative, begun in 1996, to bring computers to every student in the United States. The site includes quotations and bibliography on the benefits of information technology, information on the administration's accomplishments ...more>>

  46. Progetto Polymath - Federico Peiretti
    In Italian: E' un progetto didattico avviato da un gruppo di docenti delle superiori, dell'UniversitÓ e del Politecnico di Torino, rivolto agli studenti delle superiori, con l'obiettivo di ritrovare la dimensione culturale della Matematica. Pubblica ogni ...more>>

  47. Project SEED
    A non-profit math consulting organization whose goal is to increase the number of minority and educationally disadvantaged youth majoring and pursuing careers in mathematics and related fields. It uses a non-lecture Socratic group style of instruction, ...more>>

  48. Projects for Project-Based Learning (PBL) - WestEd Regional Technology Education Consortium (RTEC)
    Designed to provide web-based support for teachers, parents, and children who are interested in project-based learning (PBL), design, and invention. Exemplary Projects has lesson plans, ideas, information, and links to PBL resources, and can be used by ...more>>

  49. REL Network
    The network of ten Regional Educational Laboratories (RELs), serving geographic regions that span the nation, works to ensure that those involved in educational improvement at the local, state, and regional levels have access to the best available information ...more>>

  50. Research for Better Schools (RBS)
    An educational R&D firm serving the Mid-Atlantic region, currently operating the Mid-Atlantic Eisenhower Consortium for Mathematics and Science Education. RBS offers educational development, evaluation, technical assistance, and training services ...more>>


 
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