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  1. Federal Geographic Data Committee (FGDC) - Federal Geographic Data Committee (FGDC)
    An interagency committee that promotes the coordinated use, sharing, and dissemination of geospatial data on a national basis. Search for data in the National Spatial Data Clearinghouse; browse related information in registered Clearinghouse Websites, ranging from the Africa Data Dissemination Service and the Australia WALIS Interragator of Environmental Impact Statements to the U.S. Geological Survey Online Mapping Data and the West Virginia State GIS Technical Center. The Clearinghouse collects and provides searching of geospatial information from around the world. more>>

  2. WINDandSEA - The Oceanic and Atmospheric Sciences Internet Locator - The NOAA Central Library
    An atmospheric and oceanic sciences Internet Resource Locator with over 800 selected links to science and policy sites organized by topic and alphabetically within topic. Current interest topics (Year of the Ocean; El Nino)a teacher's corner with teaching-related links, and an index of topics: air quality and pollution, astronomy, time, star-charts, etc., career information for the oceanic and atmospheric sciences, climate, coastal studies, coral reefs, diving, endangered species, conservation, resource management, geoscience, glossaries, history of oceanic and atmospheric sciences, mapping and charting, marine biology, metrology, NOAA - The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, oceanography, organizations (American and international), policy (environmental and marine), safety (weather and marine), sea level, sunrise and sunset computations, tides, weather, and wetlands, among others. more>>


 
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  1. Air Pollution: A Local and Global Problem - Karen Bardeen
    Students investigate the problem of air pollution in a given location and research possible solutions using a variety of tools (laboratory technology, Internet resources, multimedia technology, etc.). Mathematics goals include estimating, making, and ...more>>

  2. ArcLessons - Environmental Systems Research Institute, Inc. (ESRI)
    Lessons for using geographic information systems (GIS) in the classroom include X and Y Coordinates Rule the Map, Investigating Temperature Extremes in the USA, Baseball Radio Station Analysis, The Dust Bowl, The Great Migration, Japanese American Internment, ...more>>

  3. Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN) - Columbia University
    A non-profit, non-governmental organization providing information to help scientists, decision-makers, and the public better understand their changing world. CIESIN specializes in global and regional network development, science data management, decision ...more>>

  4. CIESE Online Classroom Projects - Stevens Institute of Technology
    Projects that use realtime data available from the Internet, and collaborative projects that use the Internet's potential to reach peers and experts around the world. The site lists currently sponsored projects by level, with an archive of past sponsored ...more>>

  5. Connected Curriculum Project: CCP Materials - Lawrence C. Moore & David A. Smith, Duke University
    Materials for Precalculus, Differential Calculus, Integral Calculus, Multivariable Calculus, Differential Equations, Linear Algebra, and Engineering Math, with application areas in biology, chemistry, economics, engineering, environmental sciences, epidemiology, ...more>>

  6. Education Resources for Oceanography and Earth Sciences - JPL Physical Oceanography DAAC
    A list of documents, data, and software for Education from NASA, UNESCO, the U.S. Geological Survey, the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), The National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR), National Space Science Data Center (NSSDC), etc. ...more>>

  7. Environmental Issues: A Mathematical Modeling Approach - Jan Pearce, Mathematics and Computer Science Department, Berea College
    Assignments, syllabus, and other classroom materials for this course that discusses the state of the planet. "Local and global issues such as air, land, and water pollution; energy production and consumption; forest, wetland and other resource management; ...more>>

  8. ExploreLearning.com - ExploreLearning
    A library of virtual manipulatives called "Gizmos", primarily for grades 3-12, in math and science. Math topics include the major strands of instruction according to national standards, as well as developmental math, college algebra and college-level ...more>>

  9. 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. ...more>>

  10. The Geomaths MathHelp material - University College London (UCL)
    Part of the Interactive Mathematics and Geoscience Education (IMAGE) project, Geomaths MathHelp provides mathematics self-study material embedded within the geological sciences. MathHelp "notebooks" cover specific mathematical topics accessed through ...more>>

  11. The Geowall Consortium - Paul Morin, Peter van Keken, and Jason Leigh
    The consortium aims to broaden the use of scientific visualization tools for Earth science research and education by the use of low cost virtual reality visualization devices, arguing that "A combination of new projection technology, fast graphics cards ...more>>

  12. GreenHouse Gas Online
    A site devoted to greenhouse gas and climate change-related science, containing climate change news and links to the abstracts of hundreds of greenhouse gas-related scientific papers. With discussions of the main types of greenhouse gas, and the global ...more>>

  13. Inverse Problems in Geophysics - Gennady Ryzhikov, Marina Biryulina
    Links to sites that provide information about inverse problems in geophysics, novel transforms and signal enhancement, imaging, seismic data processing, etc. ...more>>

  14. The JASON Project
    A year-round scientific expedition designed to excite and engage students in science and technology, and to motivate and provide professional development for teachers. The project mounts a two-week scientific expedition each year. The team conducts research ...more>>

  15. KidWind Project - KidWind Project
    The KidWind Project is a team of teachers, engineers, and scientists committed to innovative energy education, focused on wind power. The project aims to make affordable project kits available, and provides free lessons and teaching ideas, which could ...more>>

  16. Learning Through Collaborative Visualization (CoVis) - School of Education & Social Policy, Northwestern University
    The CoVis project in K-12 science education enabled high school students to join in collaborative work groups and communicate with university researchers and other scientific experts. Participating students studied atmospheric and environmental sciences ...more>>

  17. Math Community of Interest - TeacherVision; The Learning Network
    Lesson plans by grade level, lesson features, printable worksheets, online student activities, references and research aids, teaching tips, and parental advice. ...more>>

  18. Mathematical, Computational & Modeling Sciences Center (MCMSC)
    A community of quantitative scientists and mathematicians "driven to contribute to the solution of problems in the biological, environmental, and social sciences." Drawing on mathematics, modeling, statistics, simulation, and other quantitative methods, ...more>>

  19. Mathematical Life Sciences Archives - Dobos, Bross, Zimmermann; University of Tennessee, Knoxville (UTK)
    A collection of links to sites in: Artificial Life and Complex Systems; Atmospheric Sciences; Biochemistry; Biological Gopher, WWW Servers; Biological and Medical Internet Directories; Botany; Chemistry; Ecology; Educational Materials; Environmental Science; ...more>>

  20. Mathematics of Planet Earth
    Mathematics of Planet Earth (MPE) "provides a platform to showcase the essential relevance of mathematics to planetary problems, coalesces activities currently dispersed among institutions, and creates a context for mathematical and interdisciplinary ...more>>

  21. Maths Outdoors - Juliet Robertson
    Blog posts from an education consultant "passionate about getting children outside." Posts on learning math outside with a kinesthetic emphasis, which date back to September, 2008, have included "Leaf Logic," "Investigating Right Angles with Sticks," ...more>>

  22. MY NASA DATA - NASA Langley Research Center
    Web-based data, data analysis tools, and lesson plans. Mentoring and inquirY using NASA Data for Atmospheric and earth science for Teachers and Amateurs (MY NASA DATA) is a project to enable K-12 teachers and students, as well as citizen scientists, to ...more>>

  23. National Space Science Data Center (NSSDC) - NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
    NSSDC provides access to a wide variety of astrophysics, space physics, solar physics, lunar and planetary data from NASA space flight missions, in addition to selected other data and some models and software, and in addition online information bases ...more>>

  24. Printables: Student Handouts - The Learning Network
    PDF format printable handouts. Browse by grade or subject; check out the featured handouts; or search for a topic of your choice. Other resources also available through the Lesson Planning Center links on the site. ...more>>

  25. The Private Eye - Kerry Ruef
    A hands-on, investigative teaching approach that attempts to stimulate the wonder of looking closely at the world, thinking by analogy, changing scale, and theorizing. It uses everyday objects, a jeweler's loupe, and a series of simple questions, which ...more>>

  26. Scientific American
    The online version of the technology magazine, with interlinked articles, interviews with scientists, Ask the Experts, and Explorations, guided tours across the Web of recent technological developments. An archive of past articles is included. ...more>>

  27. 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 ...more>>

  28. Signing Science - National Technical Institute for the Deaf, TERC, Vcom3D
    Along with the animated sign translator Sign Smith Player, SigningAvatar signs text in American Sign Language (ASL) or Signed English (SE). This research project plans to evaluate the extent to which the addition of signing promotes achievement of specific ...more>>

  29. Space Day 2003 - Celebrating the Future of Flight
    Space Day 2003 honors the past 100 years of aviation and aerospace accomplishments. On May 1, 2003, teachers, students and space enthusiasts around the world can participate in Cyber Space Day, an interactive Webcast entirely devoted to science, space ...more>>

  30. Statistics lessons using data on the Internet - Mathematics Department, University of Wisconsin-La Crossse
    Lesson plans for mathematics, science, and social studies secondary school teachers, which apply statistical analysis to data obtained from the Internet. ...more>>

  31. Study of Place - TERC
    Two online science modules made especially for middle-school students: one about the Shackleton Antarctic exploration, the other about ocean currents. Students will read, experiment, analyze images, and work with maps and graphs. Teachers will find goals ...more>>


 
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