For this reason, graphs are often used in newspapers, magazines and businesses around the world. NCES constantly uses graphs and charts in our publications and on the web. Sometimes, complicated information is difficult to understand and needs an illustration. Graphs or charts can help impress people by getting your point across quickly and visually. Here you will find five different graphs and charts for you to consider. ChartGo - Online Graphing Fast, Easy and Free. Activities. GeoGebra. Purplemath. Educators. NSDL.org - National Science Digital Library. STEM Education Resource Center. Welcome to PBS Teachers STEM Education Resource Center!
Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Resources for Grades PreK-12 PBS offers all Americans the opportunity to explore new ideas and new worlds related to science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) learning through television and online content. On-line broadband access and digital media are dramatically changing the opportunities available to the nation’s educators improving STEM education. Our recent national educator survey (Grunwald, 2009) indicates that more teachers than ever before are turning to digital media resources to help their students understand concepts, practice new skills and engage in exciting, authentic learning experiences.
Explore some of our great STEM offerings for grades PreK-12. NOVA Science Now: The Secret Life of Scientists, "Becoming the Professor". The PBS Teachers STEM Education Resource Center is here to introduce you to selected STEM education resources. STEM Education News. National Engineers Week Future City Competition™ The Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge is the premier National Science Competition for students in the 5th-8th grade.
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There are several innovative ideas for spicing up your math class. My favorite idea for educating innovatively in math is mathcasting which is fabulous, free, and easy. The first three articles below touch on the concept. The fourth article introduces two really interesting math resources that innovative math educators may find of interest. One is a site that has great ideas for relating math to real life and another is a bank of videos that students stuck on a concept can refer to when necessary. --------------- Update: Here's another great resource: "Science of NFL Football" is a 10-part video series funded by the National Science Foundation and produced in partnership with the National Football League. Free Stuff for Everyone. Fraction Bars Interactive Games.
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