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    Aug 26, 2015

    Clinton Herald

    When students change schools within a community or state or even move to a different state, they need some assurance that what they have learned is grade and age appropriate to fit in with the school in the new location. It is important to have a rigorous, clear set of guidelines in place to assist teachers in knowing what to teach and when to teach it.
    Aug 25, 2015

    Burlington Free Press

    Math class sounds different in Hinesburg these days. Paul Lasher, who teaches sixth-grade math at Hinesburg Community School, is preparing for another school year under Common Core, the new set of national standards intended to prepare kids for college and careers.
    Aug 25, 2015

    Technology Marketing Corporation

    If you could help your child with a school assignment that teaches new concepts, develops critical thinking and provides an opportunity for fun and creativity, you'd jump on it, right?
    Aug 24, 2015

    KQED

    Carol Dweck’s research on growth mindset has become essential knowledge in education circles. The Stanford psychologist found that children who understand that their brains are malleable and can change when working through challenging problems can do better in school.
    Aug 24, 2015

    The74Million.org

    I'm going to come right out and say it: Common Core is working in my district. I understand this is not the perception everywhere - especially here on Long Island. In my district the key factors that played a role in our successful transition were ongoing attendance at training sessions in Albany, along with ownership and adaptation of curriculum aligned with higher standards.
    Aug 21, 2015

    Omaha.com

    Proposed Nebraska math standards would address a persistent criticism of how the subject has been taught in American schools, according to a Lincoln math educator.
    Aug 13, 2015

    Center for American Progress

    Today, 20 percent of all jobs across the country require a high level of knowledge in a STEM field. Experts predict that these fields will be among the country’s highest-growth industries in the years to come.
    Aug 12, 2015

    Philanthropy News Digest

    NCTM is accepting applications for grades 7-12 classroom research grants. Grants of up to $6,000 will be awarded to support and encourage classroom-based research in precollege mathematics education.
    Aug 10, 2015

    UChicagoNews

    If the thought of a math test makes you break out in a cold sweat, Mom or Dad may be partly to blame, according to new research from the University of Chicago.
    Jul 29, 2015

    Philanthropy News Digest

    NCTM is accepting applications from teachers of pre-K-2 mathematics for projects that incorporate music into the elementary school classroom as a way to help young students learn mathematics.
    Jul 24, 2015
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    The Math Forum, an extensive online resource for the mathematics education community with nearly 100,000 subscribers, will become a part of NCTM. The merger, which was announced to attendees at Twitter Math Camp at Harvey Mudd College in Claremont, California, will consolidate the resources of the two organizations.
    Jul 16, 2015
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    Twenty-eight members of the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics are among the 108 mathematics and science teachers named by President Obama as recipients of the prestigious Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching. This year's awardees represent all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, U.S. Territories, and the Department of Defense Education Activity schools. The educators will receive their awards at a Washington, D.C. event later this summer.
    Jul 16, 2015

    NCTM

    Twenty-eight members of NCTM are among the 108 mathematics and science teachers named by President Obama as recipients of the prestigious Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST). The educators will receive their awards at a Washington, D.C. event later this summer.
    Jul 12, 2015

    GoLocalWorcester.com

    Last week my column centered on learning loss in the summer time better known as the “summer slide” and I mentioned what strategies parents can use for reading. This week’s column will be about math loss and strategies parents can use at home.
    Jul 8, 2015

    Philanthropy News Digest

    NCTM is accepting proposals for its Pre-K-6 Classroom Research Grants program, which supports classroom-based research in precollege mathematics education in collaboration with college or university mathematics educators.
    Jul 8, 2015

    Lee County Courier

    Sometimes next month, Jenny Simmons will visit the nation’s capital for the first time. Her trip to Washington, D.C., will not only include visits to the city’s monuments and museums but will also include receiving a $10,000 award.
    Jun 15, 2015

    Penn State Harrisburg

    Jane Wilburne, associate professor of mathematics education in Penn State Harrisburg’s School of Behavioral Sciences and Education, was recently appointed chair of the Teaching Children Mathematics (TCM) journal editorial panel.
    Jun 10, 2015

    Education Week

    In response to criticism from the math community, EdReports.org, the group that bills itself as the Consumer Reports of common-core instructional materials, is making changes to its textbook review process.
    Jun 4, 2015

    Kentucky Teacher

    The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics and the Hunt Institute have produced a series of videos to help teachers better understand the mathematics skills students need to succeed in college, life and careers.
    Jun 3, 2015

    Teaching Channel

    As attendees and presenters, we go to conferences to learn, share, and improve our practice. But how much of what happens at the conference actually affects our daily work when we leave?
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