Foundation for Advancements in Science and Education
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|Since its inception, the mission of this independent non-profit public charity has "evolved continuously, encompassing challenging new issues and exploring innovative applications of information technology." In particular, FASE sells The Eddie Files, a Peabody Award-winning instructional series for elementary math students, each episode of which interweaves a fictional story line, documentary-style interviews and scenes from a lively East Harlem classroom. See also the accompanying Kay Toliver Files video series; Futures, "the most popular instructional television series in the history of PBS," featuring Jaime Escalante; Interactions: Real Math-Real Careers; Math: Who Needs It?! starring Escalante, Bill Cosby, Dizzy Gillespie, and Teri Garr; The National Math Trail; Algebra in the Real World; Hands-On Math; and Math and Science in the Real World.|
|Levels:||Late Elem. (3-5), Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)|
|Resource Types:||Video, Collections, Public and Government Institutions|
|Math Topics:||Algebra, Arithmetic/Early Math, Calculus (Single Variable), Calculus (Multivariable), Communicating Math, Music, Business/Industrial, Sciences|
The Math Forum is a research and educational enterprise of the Drexel University School of Education.