 The Partnership for 21st Century Skills
The Partnership for 21st Century Skills is a national organization that advocates for the integration of skills such as critical thinking, problem solving and communication into the teaching of core academic subjects such as mathematics, reading, science
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 paulus gerdes's Storefront  Paulus Gerdes
Purchase print editions or download Gerdes' titles, some also available in Portuguese, Dutch, and French: Drawings from Angola: Living Mathematics, Enjoy Puzzling with biLLies, Puzzle Fun with BiLLies, The Bisos Game: Puzzles and Diversions, Introducing
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 Phyllotaxis  Pau Atela, Chris Golé; Smith College
An interactive site for the mathematical study of plant pattern formation. Sections of the site include: Introduction to Phyllotaxis (classification, Fibonacci/golden angle, microscope, mathematical model, and lattices); history; glossary; references;
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 PlaceValue: ProblemSolving and Written Assessment Using DigitCorrespondence Tasks  Ross, Sunflower
This study examined the effects of researcherdeveloped lessons on students' understanding of two and threedigit numeration. Digitcorrespondence tasks, often used for individual interview assessment of place value understanding, were adapted to be
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 Probability Guide  Doru Barbu, INFAROM
Introduction to Probability Theory and its applications for nonmathematicians.
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 Progetto Polymath  Federico Peiretti
In Italian: E' un progetto didattico avviato da un gruppo di docenti delle superiori, dell'Università e del Politecnico di Torino, rivolto agli studenti delle superiori, con l'obiettivo di ritrovare la dimensione culturale della Matematica. Pubblica ogni
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 The Progress Report  Dan Lemay
A web log where the author shares successes, concerns, and commentary about teaching math to high school students.
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 A Proof of Pythagoras' Theorem  Michal Wojcik
A geometric proof of Pythagoras' Theorem written in HTML with one graphical image.
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 ProofWiki  Matt Westwood
ProofWiki is an online compendium of mathematical proofs. Those interested in adding to the work are urged to create an account and contribute.
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 Quadrangle  Nikolay Khizhnjak
In Russian: Common properties of quadrangles, a cube and a circle are considered.
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 rec.puzzles FAQs by Newsgroup  Dept. of Computer Science, Universiteit Utrecht
Information on the following topics: crosswords, analysis, arithmetic, combinatorics, competition, cryptology, decision, geometry, group, induction, Instructions, language, logic, physics, Pickover (Cliff), probability, reallife, references, series,
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 Research Group in Mathematical Inequalities and Applications (RGMIA)  RGMIA and Victoria University, Australia
The Research Group in Mathematical Inequalities and Applications disseminates results via publication (both in print and electronic form) and conferences; creates an awareness of the theory of inequalities and support seminars and visiting academics;
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 Research Papers  The Geometry Center
Scientific papers written at the Geometry Center that use the unique aspects of hypertext to present information in a nonlinear fashion. Many include movies or interactive pictures. A Tight Polyhedral Immersion of the Real Projective Plane with one Handle
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 Ressources en français  French Language Math Resources  Math Forum
Mathematics and math education resources available online in French, collected by the Math Forum. Categories: Articles and Publications (Includes excerpts from the journal abraCAdaBRI); Lessons, Activities, Teaching Materials (Lesson plans, online courses,
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 Rouse Ball's Fallacy  Interactive Mathematics Miscellany and Puzzles, Alexander Bogomolny
A famous fallacy by Rouse Ball now implemented in Java. A proof that an obtuse angle is right. How can that be?
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 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
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 Science, Math, and Engineering Career Resources (PhDs.Org)  Geoff Davis; Dartmouth College
Information for scientists and wouldbe scientists at all levels, from high school students through Nobel laureates. Finding Employment; Required Reading (articles on the current job market problems for Ph.D.s; Postdocs; Graduate School; Career Information;
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 sci.stat.math  Math Forum
An unmoderated discussion group for statistics, largely at the college or research level. Read and search archived messages; and register to post to the discussions.
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 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.
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 SMART: Explorapaedia of Statistical and Mathematical Techniques  Richard Sharp, BioSS
A collaborative approach to the production and delivery, via the web, of training in quantitative methods. Modules include: growth curve modelling, antedependence (repeated measures) modelling, analysis of molecular variance, sequential acceptance sampling,
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 Special Functions in WolframAlpha  Michael Trott
Special functions describe a large number of phenomena in mathematical physics and other disciplines. Michael Trott posts here about WolframAlpha's treatment of these functions. In particular, there are some with two forms: a simpler version that makes
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 Statistician Jokes  Verhagen, Gregg
Material extracted from science jokes posted to rec.humor, sci.math, and a
few other Usenet newsgroups. 43% of all statistics are worthless; 3 out of 4 Americans make up 75% of the population; 80% of all statistics quoted to prove a point are made up
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 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
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 STATUSA/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
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 STEM: Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics  Center on Instruction at RMC Research Corporation
Webinars and other resources for mathematics instruction and assessment: research metaanalyses and summaries, practitioner guides, tools, examples from the field, standards and assessments, and professional development modules, training materials, and
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 Summer Workshops for Math Teachers  Henri Picciotto
Information on workshops to come and links to previous syllabi, with handouts.
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 Symmetry  Gyorgy Darvas
Organizations, events, publications, projects related to symmetry.
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 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.
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 Teaching and Learning Math  Trent Tormoehlen, Franklin Community High School, Franklin, Indiana
The author uses this blog to muse on the art of teaching math and to organize math educational material such as instructional algebra videos that he has created with mimio. View his pages on Algebra I instruction, including Solving Quadratic Equations,
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 Teaching, Learning, and Computing: 1998 Survey  CRITO: Center for Research on Information Technology and Organizations
Research information from the national survey, Teaching, Learning, and Computing1998, a study of teachers' use of computer technology, their pedagogies, and their school context.
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 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
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 Technology in Hand  Texas Instruments, Inc. (TI)
Texas Instruments has compiled 55 ideas from over 150 submitted on how educators are helping their students purchase technology. Use the link to "Creative Funding Ideas" to view them. In addition they have posted four "Educator Funding Stories," success
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 Tessellations.org  David Annal
Overview of the subject of tessellations with practical examples of how to produce them. Background information on tessellations, including symmetry and famous tessellators, and extensive galleries.
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 Third International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS)  Initial Findings  National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
Highlights from TIMSS; videotape classroom study report and classroom study; responses; the Commissioner's speech; results at the fourth, eighth, and twelfthgrade levels; test items, an annotated TIMSS publication list, and more. See also the 1999
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 TI Math  Texas Instruments, Inc. (TI)
Activities (by subject and technology type), events, research, professional development, and resources, for the high school crowd and beyond.
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 Times Table Rhymes  Benita BuchholzSchafer
Times table rhyme stories offer fun reading practice along with one hundred large colorful pictures. For elementary/primary school age. On CD.
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 TinkerPlots™ Workshop Guide  Key Curriculum Press
TinkerPlots is software for dynamic data exploration and analysis which has been fieldtested with math classes grades 48. The free 72 page guide is meant to be used in a workshop setting, where participants can work together and a workshop leader can
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 Triangle: Proof  Michal Wojcik
A proof that the sum of the angles in a triangle is 180 degrees. This page is written in HTML with two graphical images.
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 Undergraduates' Page (Mathematics Archives)  University of Tennessee, Knoxville (UTK)
Suggestions and links designed to give undergraduate students information specifically for them. Societies, Undergraduate Projects and Research; Summer Programs, etc.; Competitions; Careers in Mathematics; Undergraduate Publications; Other WWW Sites.
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 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
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 U.S. Department of Education
Extensive and varied education information in categories including: educational initiatives (President's and Secretary's priorities), funding opportunities, student financial assistance, research and statistics, news and events, programs and services,
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 Using Technology to Support Education Reform  Means, Blando, Olson, Middleton, Morocco, Remz, & Zorfass
1993 publication of the Office of Educational Research and Improvement, U. S. Department of Education. Includes sections on educational technologies, support for student learning activities, support for teacher functions, effects on student achievement,
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 Vancouver Math Tutor  Vlad
Tutoring services for the Vancouver, B.C. (Canada) area; articles on tutoring; and algebra and probability materials used in tutoring.
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 Van der Waerden's Theorem  Nikolaos Konstantopoulos
The first steps of a computational approach, in multiple PDF documents.
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 Victor Shoup's Home Page
Download research papers on cryptographic protocols and on algorithms for solving problems in the area of number theory and algebra. The Courant Institute researcher freely offers a standard for publickey encryption, a simple LaTeX class for preparing
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 Waring Experiments  Ivars Peterson (MathLand)
You might suspect that, at some point, four squares would no longer be enough to express a given whole number. This reasonable supposition was overturned in seventeenth century, when Pierre de Fermat proved that every positive whole number can be expressed
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 Welcome to Steve's Blog  Steven Rasmussen
"Advocate for Change" Steve Rasmussen, the CEO and President of KCP Technologies, keeps this blog, which he describes as his "ideas, commentary, photos, and adventures relating to mathematics education." Topics include: Rejuvenating the Mathematics Education
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 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
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 Why It Is Important to Learn Algebra  EdSource
This PDF document is a parent/student guide explaining why Algebra I is a required subject, how it helps prepare students for the future, how Algebra I fits into the student's high school math program, and what parents can do to support their student's
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 Workplace Essential Skills: Resources Related to the SCANS Competencies and Foundation Skills  Employment and Training Administration, U.S. Dept. of Labor
This PDF report provides the results of a comparison of the workplace basic skills defined by the Secretary's Commission on Achieving Necessary Skills (SCANS) with skill frameworks developed by a variety of national and international organizations. The
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