Drexel dragonThe Math Forum

The Math Forum Internet Mathematics Library

Advancing Student Achievement: Math Mentoring Grants

Library Home || Full Table of Contents || Library Help

Visit this site: http://www.actuarialfoundation.org/grant

Author:The Actuarial Foundation
Description: A school grant program that provides funding to develop math enhancement materials and brings qualified professional actuaries from the community into schools as math mentors to share their enthusiasm, expertise, and love for math. The Actuarial Foundation also offers youth services such as Advancing Student Achievement (ASA); organizes volunteers with the Call for Mentors, which explains how to get involved in an ASA program in your community; compiled research on the value of mentoring in its Best Practices Guide; publishes the Money Math Learning Series; and runs Rebuild Math Classrooms, a relief effort helping school victims of Hurricane Katrina and Hurricane Rita.

Levels: Elementary, Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)
Languages: English
Resource Types: Public and Government Institutions
Math Ed Topics: Teaching Issues/Strategies, Community Outreach

[Privacy Policy] [Terms of Use]

Home || The Math Library || Quick Reference || Search || Help

© 1994- The Math Forum at NCTM. All rights reserved.