Links and Resources
Education Development Center: http://www.edc.org/
National Science Foundation: http://www.nsf.gov/
Foundation for Learning, Bert Speelpenning: http://www.foundationforlearning.org/
Teachers Development Group: http://www.teachersdg.org/
Teachers Development Group is a nonprofit organization dedicated to increasing all students’ mathematical understanding and achievement through meaningful, effective professional development.
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics: http://www.nctm.org/
NCTM is the world’s largest mathematics education organization, with more than 100,000 members and 250 Affiliates throughout the United States and Canada.
National Council of Supervisors of Mathematics: http://www.ncsmonline.org/
Promoting the importance of mathematics leadership at all levels.
National Staff Development Council: http://www.nsdc.org/
NSDC’s mission is to ensure success for all students by serving as the international network for those who improve schools and by advancing individual and organization development.
Eisenhower National Clearinghouse: http://www.enc.org/
ENC’s mission is to identify effective curriculum resources, create high-quality professional development materials, and disseminate useful information and products to improve K-12 mathematics and science teaching and learning.
The Math Forum at Drexel University: http://www.mathforum.org/
The Math Forum is a leading center for mathematics and mathematics education on the Internet.
The purpose of Massachusetts Mathematics Association of Teachers Educators (MassMATE) is to provide a forum for mathematics teacher educators to communicate with each other and collaborate with other groups interested in the teaching of mathematics in the state of Massachusetts. Mathematics teacher educators include but are not limited to faculty at institutions of higher education engaged in teaching mathematics or mathematics education, professional development providers, districts’ mathematics specialists, mathematics teacher educators and consultants at the elementary, secondary, community college and college and university levels.
NSF-Funded Curriculum Implementation Centers
K-12 Mathematics Curriculum Center, Education Development Center: www.edc.org/mcc
The ARC Center, COMAP Inc. http://www.arccenter.comap.com/
The ARC Center is a collaboration between the Consortium for Mathematics and Its Applications (COMAP) and the three National Science Foundation supported elementary mathematics curriculum projects: Investigations in Number, Data, and Space, Everyday Mathematics and Math Trailblazers
The Show-Me Center, University of Missouri: http://www.showmecenter.missouri.edu/
The Show-Me Center, in partnership with four NSF-sponsored middle grades curriculum development satellites (University of Wisconsin, Michigan State University, University of Montana, Institute for Research on Learning, Educational Development Center) and publishers (Prentice Hall, Glencoe/McGraw-Hill, Encyclopedia Brittanica, and McDougal-Littell) provides information and resources needed to support selection and implementation of standards-based middle grades mathematics curricula.
COMPASS, Ithaca College: www.ithaca.edu/compass
A secondary school implementation project funded in part by the National Science Foundation. Our goal is to assist schools, teachers, administrators, parent groups, and other community members and constituencies interested in improving secondary school mathematics opportunities and experiences for their students.
NCTM Standards-Based Curricula – Grades K-5
Everyday Mathematics: – http://www.wrightgroup.com/
Wright Group/McGraw Hill, publisher
Investigations in Number, Data, and Space:
http://investigations.terc.edu TERC, developer
http://www.math.uic.edu/IMSE/MTB/mtb.htm TIMS Project, developer
http://www.kendallhunt.com/ Kendall/Hunt Publishing Company, publisher
Bridges in Mathematics: (grades K-2 only):
http://www.mlc.pdx.edu/ The Math Learning Center, develop and publisher
Think Math!: http://www2.edc.org/thinkmath/ A comprehensive K-5 curriculum developed at EDC, funded jointly be the National Science Foundation and Harcourt, Inc.
NCTM Standards- Based Curricula – Grades 6-8
http://www.mth.msu.edu/cmp Michigan State University, developer
http://www.phschool.com/ Prentice Hall, publisher
http://www.mlc.pdx.edu/ The Math Learning Center, developer and publisher
http://www.edc.org/mathscape Education Development Center, developer
http://www.creativepublications.com/ Creative Publications, publisher
http://www.math.umt.edu/math University of Montana, developer
http://www.mlmath.com/mathmtcs.htm McDougal Littell, publisher
Mathematics in Context:
http://www.ebmic.com/ Encyclopedia Britannica, publisher
Pathways to Algebra and Geometry:
NCTM Standards-Based Curricula – Grades 9-12
Applications/Reform in Secondary Education (ARISE):
http://www.comap.com/highschool/projects/arise.htm COMAP, developer
http://www.whfreeman.com/highschool/mathematics W.H.Freeeman and Company, publisher
Core-Plus Mathematics Project:
http://www.wmich.edu/cpmp Core-Plus Math Project, Western Michigan University, developer
Interactive Mathematics Program (IMP):
http://www.mathimp.org/ IMP, developer
Key Curriculum Press, publisher
http://www.mathconnections.com/ Connecticut Business and Industry, developer
Systemic Initiative for Montana Mathematics and Science (SIMMS):
SIMMS Integrated Mathematics, Montana State University, developer
Cognitive Tutor Algebra (1st-year algebra):
http://www.carnegielearning.com/ Carnegie Learning, developer and publisher
Concepts in Algebra (1st year-algebra):
http://www.everydaylearning.com/ Everyday Learning Corporation, publisher
CME Project: http://www2.edc.org/cmeproject/index.shtml
Pearson/Prentice Hall, Publisher