NebraskaMATH Newsletter- April 2013

Teacher Spotlight: Dan Schaben

Dan SchabenMath in the Middle Cohort 2 and Noyce Master Teaching Fellow Dan Schaben is a busy guy! Besides teaching dual-credit courses at Arapahoe Public School and McCook Community College, Dan teaches via Polycom for other institutions, coaches track and has become a renowned expert in Geogebra. Continue reading…

MetLife Survey of the American Teacher

"The MetLife Survey of the American Teacher: Challenges for School Leadership" examines the views of teachers and principals on the responsibilities and challenges facing school leaders and implementation of the Common Core State Standards for college and career readiness. Continue reading…

New guides help school leaders support CCSS

Achieve, in partnership with College Summit, the NASSP and the NAESP, has released a series of action briefs on the role of school counselors, secondary school leaders, and elementary leaders in the implementation of the Common Core State Standards (CCSS). Continue reading…

Call for Nominations: PAESMEM

Nominate a person or organization for the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Science, Mathematics, and Engineering Mentoring (PAESMEM), which demonstrate excellence in mentoring individuals from groups that are underrepresented in STEM education and in the workforce in STEM fields. Continue reading…

NCTM conference focused on K-5 teachers

NCTMJoin NCTM in New Orleans for this new Interactive Institute focused on number and operations. This Institute enables participants to understand the importance of the development of a sense of number with a particular focus on conceptual understanding, procedural fluency, and applications. Continue reading…

Originally published April 10, 2013 - Submit an Item