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Event | NCTM Annual Meeting and Exposition
Rejuvenate your teaching strategies and collaborate with some of the best minds in the mathematics education field. The NCTM 2010 Annual Meeting is one professional development opportunity you don’t want to miss. The Annual Meeting will be held in San Diego, California on April 21-24 at the San Diego Convention Center. Whether you’re a first year teacher, a teacher of teachers, or have an...
Posted: Thursday, January 14
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Posted: Tuesday, January 12
Link | American Educational Research Association (AERA)
The American Educational Research Association (AERA), founded in 1916, is concerned with improving the educational process by encouraging scholarly inquiry related to education and evaluation and by promoting the dissemination and practical application of research results.  AERA is the most prominent international professional organization, with the primary goal of advancing educational research...
Posted: Tuesday, January 12
Announcement | New CADRE Working Groups
Ten Special Interest Groups (SIGs) met at the 2009 DR-K12 PI Meeting to discuss common interests and challenges as well as possible areas for future collaobration and work. The CADRE website will offer virtual space for these SIGs to form ongoing working groups.
Posted: Thursday, December 03
Tool | PhDs.org Jobs Database
PhDs.org was originally created with the help of a number of students while I was an assistant professor in the Math Department at Dartmouth College. The site was made possible by the generous support of the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation and a Burke Research Initiation Award from Dartmouth College. I have continued to run the site on my own since moving to Microsoft Research and subsequently to a...
Posted: Thursday, December 03
Publication | Common Misconceptions about Heat and Insulation
The concepts of energy and heat are challenging for elementary students. Because young students are not ready to delve into kinetic theory and molecular motion, much of the explanation of heat and energy transfer is inaccessible to them. In addition, the use of the word "energy" in popular culture may interfere with the development of scientific understanding. Nevertheless, elementary students...
Posted: Thursday, December 03
Presentation | DR K-12 Nuts & Bolts Session (Campbell, Buckley)
View a recording of the entire webinar presentation, here: http://edc.adobeconnect.com/p4tqfgcvvp1/ The webinar is designed to introduce awardees to the ins and outs of project management. This session is adapted from the in-person meeting held during the past several PI meetings. For specific questions about your award, please contact your program officer directly. For questions about CADRE,...
Posted: Thursday, December 03
Announcement | December 2009 issue of Beyond Penguins and Polar Bears now available!
Winter brings cold temperatures to the Northern Hemisphere, leading us to consider ways to keep warm. In the polar regions, this question is important year-round! In this issue, explore physical science concepts, such as heat, conductors, and insulation, and apply this knowledge to the animals and people in the Arctic and Antarctica. Explore adaptations and behaviors through hands-on science...
Posted: Thursday, December 03
Event | Ubiquitous Learning Conference
The Ubiquitous Learning Conference investigates the uses of technologies in learning, including devices with sophisticated computing and networking capacities which are now pervasively part of our everyday lives’ from laptops to mobile phones, games, digital music players, personal digital assistants and cameras. The Conference explores the possibilities of new forms of learning using these...
Posted: Thursday, December 03
Event | CADRE Website - Beta Launch
Planned launch of the CADRE website.
Posted: Thursday, December 03
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Event | Online Meetings and Webinars Training
The EDC IT Department will host two (2) events focused on Online Meetings and Webinars. Both events will be simulcast using the brand new Adobe Connect Seminar Room - a freely available resource for all EDC projects beginning December 10.
Posted: Thursday, December 03
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Publication | Promoting Purposeful Discourse: Teacher Research in Mathematics Classrooms
How important is discourse in the mathematics classroom? Interest in this question has grown dramatically as mathematics education has recognized the role of communication in understanding. This book presents portraits of teaching by secondary school teachers who have closely observed classroom communication, conversation, and discourse and have sought to use them to improve the quality of their...
Posted: Friday, November 06
Link | Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE)
The Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE), founded in 1981, is an international, not-for-profit, educational organization with the mission of advancing Information Technology in Education and E-Learning research, development, learning, and its practical application. AACE serves the profession with international conferences, high quality publications, leading-edge...
Posted: Friday, November 06
Link | American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE)
Founded in 1893, the American Society for Engineering Education is a nonprofit organization of individuals and institutions committed to furthering education in engineering and engineering technology. It accomplishes this mission by promoting excellence in instruction, research, public service, and practice; exercising worldwide leadership; fostering the technological education of society; and...
Posted: Friday, November 06
Link | Association of Science-Technology Centers (ASTC)
The Association of Science-Technology Centers (ASTC) is an organization of science centers and museums dedicated to furthering public engagement with science among increasingly diverse audiences. ASTC encourages excellence and innovation in informal science learning by serving and linking its members worldwide and advancing their common goals. Through strategic alliances and global partnerships...
Posted: Friday, November 06
Link | National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM)
NCTM Mission Statement The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics is a public voice of mathematics education, supporting teachers to ensure equitable mathematics learning of the highest quality for all students through vision, leadership, professional development, and research. NCTM Vision Statement The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics is a global leader and authority in...
Posted: Friday, November 06
Event | DR-K12 Proposal Deadline
The Discovery Research K-12 (DR K-12) program solicitation has been revised in order to clarify several aspects of the call for proposals. It includes new material describing project methodologies that may be appropriate at various stages along the research and development trajectory for innovative resources, models, or tools for STEM education. It also explains expectations for external...
Posted: Friday, November 06
Announcement | CADRE Booth at the 2009 DR-K12 PI Meeting
Come visit us at the CADRE Booth and speak to a CADRE representative about how we can best support your work in DR-K12.
Posted: Friday, November 06
Announcement | Peoples of the Arctic - October 2009 Issue of Beyond Penguins and Polar Bears now available!
While the Arctic may seem bleak and inhospitable, indigenous people have successfully lived there for thousands of years. In this issue, learn how the Inuit of northern Canada, Inupiat of arctic Alaska, and Sami of northern Europe survive in a harsh environment. Discover lessons, informational text, and children's literature that introduce your students to these groups and their cultures. Learn...
Posted: Friday, November 06
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Page | My Projects
You are a member of the following projects. Make changes to your membership or project profile by going to the project's page.  
Posted: Wednesday, September 30
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Page | NSF & DRK-12
CADRE is the resource network for the National Science Foundation's Discovery Research preK-12 (DRK-12) program.  About the National Science FoundationThe National Science Foundation (NSF) is an independent federal agency created by Congress in 1950 "to promote the progress of science; to advance the national health, prosperity, and welfare; to secure the national defense...." With an annual...
Posted: Thursday, September 10
Page | About CADRE
What is CADRE? CADRE is a network for STEM education researchers funded by the National Science Foundation's Discovery Research PreK-12 (DRK-12) program. Through in-person meetings, a web site, common interest groups, newsletters, and more, CADRE connects these researchers who are endeavoring to improve education in science, technology, engineering and mathematics in, and outside of, our schools...
Posted: Thursday, September 10
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