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Resource | National Survey on Supporting Struggling Mathematics Learners in the Middle Grades: Executive Summary
This executive summary captures the results of the National Survey on Supporting Struggling Mathematics Learners in the Middle Grades, a study designed and conducted by EDC. The survey was conducted as part of the Strengthening Mathematics Intervention project, which was funded by the National Science Foundation. This executive summary describes the key results from schools across the United...
Posted: Friday, April 20
Resource | Classroom Learning Partner Tools Documentation
Classroom Learning Partner (CLP) tools allow students and teachers to create, annotate, and manipulate visual representations to solve math problems. The tools may be used for a number of mathematical purposes, but were mainly conceived to assist in creating visual representations for multiplication and division. The underlying model of multiplication and division assumed by the current set of...
Posted: Thursday, April 19
Announcement | Register for the NSF CAREER Program Webinar
The NSF CAREER Coordinating Committee will host a webinar to answer participants' questions about development and submission of proposals to the NSF Faculty Early Career Development Program (CAREER). The webinar will give participants the opportunity to interact with members of the NSF-wide CAREER Coordinating Committee in a question-and-answer format. Date: May 15, 2018Time: 1:00pm EST Learn...
Posted: Thursday, April 19
Event | NSF CAREER Program Webinar
The NSF CAREER Coordinating Committee hosts a webinar to answer participants' questions about development and submission of proposals to the NSF Faculty Early Career Development Program (CAREER). The webinar will give participants the opportunity to interact with members of the NSF-wide CAREER Coordinating Committee in a question-and-answer format. Learn more and register for the webinar at https...
Posted: Thursday, April 19
Announcement | New NSF Research.gov Proposal Preparation and Submission Site
Beginning April 30, proposers can choose to use Research.gov or the existing FastLane system to upload proposals. Note, however, that any proposal submitted through Research.gov will not be available in FastLane (and vice versa). Eventually, NSF's goal is to move proposal preparation and submission fully over to Research.gov. Learn More
Posted: Wednesday, April 18
Announcement | Register for the CADRE Legislative Visits Webinar
CADRE is hosting a webinar on conducting legislative visits. The purpose of this webinar is to help NSF awardees prepare for effective informational meetings with congressional staff and craft appropriate messages for conversations with them about preK-12 STEM education. Date/Time: May 2, 2018 | 1:00pm ETPanelists: Augustus Mays, Director, Government Relations, WestEd; Rebecca Vieyra, K-12...
Posted: Monday, April 09
Event | CADRE Legislative Visits Webinar
CADRE is hosting a webinar on conducting legislative visits. The purpose of this webinar is to help NSF awardees prepare for effective informational meetings with congressional staff and craft appropriate messages for conversations with them about preK-12 STEM education. Date/Time: May 2, 2018 | 1:00pm ETPanelists: Augustus Mays, Director, Government Relations, WestEd; Rebecca Vieyra, K-12...
Posted: Monday, April 09
Announcement | NSF Job Opportunity
NSF is seeking temporary Program Directors with expertise in education research in the broad area of science teaching and learning. Learn more: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/494808400
Posted: Thursday, April 05
Newsletter | March 2018 Newsletter
Dear Colleagues,   Now that the 2018 US budget has just passed with increased research spending, we can focus on NSF's 2019 Budget Request to Congress. As you look at a breakdown of the EHR funding request, note that the requested funding level for DRK-12 remains level at 82.21 (dollars in millions). (Also note that ECR's budget is separated in several budget lines across divisions.) We look...
Posted: Wednesday, March 28
Announcement | Call for 2018 STEM For All Video Showcase Facilitators
Would you like to be a facilitator for the 2018 STEM For All Videoshowcase? If interested, contact cadre@edc.org. Learn more below. The role of the facilitator: Groups of three facilitators are assigned to 12-14 videos. The job of each facilitator is to seed conversations and set a productive tone for collegial discourse. If you accept, you will be asked to post queries and comments to each of...
Posted: Wednesday, March 28
Posted: Tuesday, March 27
Resource | Dissemination Toolkit: Policy Outreach
WHY COMMUNICATE WITH LEGISLATORS AND THEIR STAFF?Funding for the National Science Foundation (NSF) is contingent on legislative support. Because of this, it is important for NSF awardees to communicate with legislators about the value and importance of their projects. This is especially true for legislators who sit on committees relevant to STEM education. As a government agency, NSF does not...
Posted: Tuesday, March 27
Project | Evaluation of Disaster-Related Science Lesson Plans to Promote Learning Continuity After Hurricane Maria
The purpose of this project is to leverage ongoing efforts related to science education and the current emergency and disaster recovery landscape in Puerto Rico. It will develop culturally relevant project-based science lesson plans that incorporate the disaster context that can be implemented both inside and outside of the traditional classroom. The project will allow displaced students to...
Posted: Tuesday, March 27
Webform | Legislative Visits Webinar
CADRE is hosting a webinar on conducting legislative visits. The purpose of this webinar is to help NSF awardees prepare for effective informational meetings with congressional staff and craft appropriate messages for conversations with them about preK-12 STEM education. Date/Time: May 2, 2018 | 1:00pm ETPanelists: Augustus Mays, Director, Government Relations, WestEd; Rebecca Vieyra, K-12...
Posted: Friday, March 23
Event | Science, Technology, and Society (STS) Full Proposal Deadline
Learn more at https://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=5324&org=NSF&sel_org=NS...
Posted: Thursday, March 22
Event | Computer Science for All (CSforAll) Full Proposal Deadline
Learn more at https://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=505359&org=NSF&sel_org=...
Posted: Thursday, March 22
Event | Formal Methods in the Field (FMitF) Full Proposal Deadline
Learn more at https://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=505518&org=NSF&sel_org=...
Posted: Thursday, March 22
Event | US-EU Internet Core & Edge Technologies (ICE-T) Full Proposal Deadline
Learn more at https://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=505516&org=NSF&sel_org=...
Posted: Thursday, March 22
Posted: Thursday, March 22
Event | Cultivating Cultures for Ethical STEM (CCE STEM) Full Proposal Deadline
Learn more at https://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=505027&org=NSF&sel_org=...
Posted: Thursday, March 22
Event | Tribal Colleges and Universities Program (TCUP) Full Proposal Deadline
Learn more at https://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=5483&org=NSF&sel_org=NS...
Posted: Thursday, March 22
Event | Future of Work at the Human-Technology Frontier: Advancing Cognitive and Physical Capabilities (FW-HTF) Letter of Intent Deadline
For more information, visit: https://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=505528&org=NSF&sel_org=...
Posted: Thursday, March 22
Webform | 2018 DR K-12 PI Meeting A/V Needs Survey
NOTE: All rooms will be setup with an LCD projector and screen. Wireless internet will be available. Generally, participant seating will be at round tables set for eight people. Please fill out this short survey so that we know what your A/V needs are for the PI Meeting June 6-8
Posted: Wednesday, March 21
Announcement | NSF Announcement about NSF Accounts in FastLane, Grants.gov and Research.gov
The National Science Foundation (NSF) is making major changes to the way the research community registers for NSF accounts and maintains account and user profile information in FastLane and Research.gov. Effective March 26, 2018, NSF is introducing a new centralized and streamlined account registration process in Research.gov for the research community that will provide each new user with a...
Posted: Friday, March 16
Webform | 2018 DR K-12 PI Meeting Poster Registration
The 2018 DR K-12 PI Meeting will have three general poster sessions, tentatively scheduled for June 6, 5:00-6:00pm; June 7, 4:00-5:00pm; and June 8, 10:15-11:15am.  Please fill out the form below to register to present a poster representing your invited project(s) during the PI meeting's general poster sessions. If you are the PI (or PI substitute) for more than one invited project, please fill...
Posted: Thursday, March 15
Webform | NSF PO Attendance: 2018 DRK-12 PI Meeting
Please take this 5 minute survey to indicate your availability June 6-8 for the 2018 DR K-12 PI Meeting. Read the draft agenda outline for more information about the meeting schedule.
Posted: Monday, March 12
Event | 2018 American Chemical Society National Meeting and Exposition; New Orleans, LA
To learn more, visit https://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/meetings/national-meeting.html. DRK-12 Presenters: Ellen Yezierski, Dillon Frank, Nicholas Spurgus, and Justin Pratt, Miami University (Project: Further Development and Testing of the Target Inquiry Model for Middle and High School Science Teacher Professional Development (Collaborative Research: Yezierski))
Posted: Friday, March 09
Event | Future of Work at the Human - Technology Frontier: Advancing Cognitive and Physical Capabilities (FW-HTF) Full Proposal Deadline
Letter of Intent is due April 16, 2018. For more information, visit: https://www.nsf.gov/pubs/2018/nsf18548/nsf18548.htm?WT.mc_id=USNSF_25&WT...
Posted: Friday, March 09
Webform | Postdoc PI Meeting Form
The 2018 DRK-12 PI Meeting will take place June 6-8, 2018 in Washington, D.C. Please answer the questions below by Monday, March 19, 2018, so that we can arrange your stay at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel. We’re starting at noon on Wednesday, June 6, so that people on the East Coast and nearby can fly into Washington, D.C. that morning. The meeting will conclude by 2:00pm on June 8; you should...
Posted: Thursday, March 08
Announcement | Twitter Chat on Modeling, Mar 8 at 9PM EST
CADRE teamed up with NSTA to organize a Twitter chat on scientific modeling in grades K-5. The #NSTAchat Twitter chat was facilitated by NSTA. National Science Foundation-funded education researchers answered questions (such as those below) and shared their expertise. Participants shared their resources and experiences. What does modeling look like in the classroom? What makes models and modeling...
Posted: Wednesday, March 07

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