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Principles and Standards for School Mathematics Electronic Version:
Discussion Draft (1998)
Education Goals Panel
of resources to help you find out about the Eight National Educational
Goals, our nation's and each state's progress toward them, key issues
in the area of education reform, events, and programs.
Science Education Standards
Association of America
The world's largest organization devoted to the interests of collegiate
Testing and Standards
of Chief State School Officers
Resources on a wide range of educational issues, including Standards
(Third International Mathematics and Science Study)
TIMSS OnLine Challenge
items from the Eighth Grade math portion of TIMSS. Additional items
in science and from other grade levels to be added.
National Clearinghouse's Tools for Discussion: Attaining Excellence
Resources for learning about and discussing TIMSS, and materials
and information to help educators, teacher educators, parents, and
students understand and work with TIMSS data.
Center for Education Statistics's site on the TIMSS
Texts of the Pursuing Excellence and Attaining Excellence
reports, the TIMSS resource kit, and more.
Plus Two: The Home of the Mathematically Correct
Concerns raised by parents and scientists about the New-New Math
and the need to restore basic skills to math education, and pointers
to articles on problems with both the NCTM Standards and TIMSS.
General Links Including Standards Discussions
Clearinghouse for Science and Math Education
Information on teaching and learning about science, mathematics,
and the environment, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education.
Central Regional Technology in Education Consortium
Links to "solutions" to various problems faced by teachers
and administratorsfrom lesson plans to standards questions.
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