Announcements

Oregon State University seeks a full-time Director to lead and grow its university-wide Center for Research on Lifelong STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) Learning.  The Center...
Focusing on the dissemination of DR K-12 work, this newsletter features a new spotlight on Formative Assessment, dissemination tips and resources, CADRE Fellows highlights, and more! Read the full...
About: SmartGraphs is free, open source software that helps students understand graphs and concepts represented in graphs (e.g., slope, velocity, half-life, global warming). Contest Info: The...
PARCC is seeking comment from the public on two draft policies related to its next generation assessment system: PARCC (The Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers) has...
NGSS Second and Final Public Draft to be Released Tuesday, January 8 Mark your calendars. The second (and final) public draft of the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) will be released on...
The social media and technologies toolkit has been updated. Tips on social media statistical tools, free video/screenshare options, and more! Go to: http://cadrek12.org/resources/tools/social-...
CADRE is pleased to announce 3 new resources produced by CADRE partners and/or DR K-12 PIs with support from CADRE: Evaluation in DR K-12 Projects: Options November 2012 Each DR K-12 project has...
  KCP Technologies announces the launch of our new website “play.ccssgames.com," offering free online access to Data Games. Data Games is a web application that embeds simple games in a data...
The Diagnosing Teachers' Multiplicative Reasoning project has created 2 assessments for middle school teachers. The first assessment is intended to measure aspects of multiplicative reasoning...
The CADRE Fall 2012 Newsletter is here! Read about upcoming events, new resources, the CADRE Fellowship and more, at: http://cadrek12.org/newsletters/fall-2012-cadre-newsletter   Don't forget to fill...
The Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellowship Program is now accepting applications for the 2013-2014 Fellowship Year. The Einstein Fellowship Program is available to current K-12 science,...
Join the Innovative Technology Experiences for Students and Teachers (ITEST) National STEM Learning Resource Center, National Science Foundation staff, and ITEST Principal Investigators for a Q&A...
We invite teachers, coaches, and other instructional leaders who will be using Transition to Algebra materials in the upcoming school year to a special orientation at Education Development Center (...
Excelencia in Education will release Finding Your Workforce: STEM, a new report revealing the Top 25 colleges graduating Latinos in science, technology, engineering, and math fields in 2009-10 and...
On behalf of AERA, this is to notify you that the deadline to submit a paper or session submission for the 2013 AERA Annual Meeting has been changed to Monday, July 23, 2012, at 11:59 PM Pacific Time...
The 2013 AERA Annual Meeting will be held Saturday, April 27 – Wednesday, May 1 in San Francisco, California. William G. Tierney, AERA President and Kristen Renn, Chair, 2013 Program Committee are...
Design Principles for Federal STEM Education Investments These design principles will inform the federal strategic plan for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education...
ITEST is holding a webinar to preview the STEM Education Instrument Database on Tuesday, May 8, 20122:00pm – 3:00pm ET. To register for the webinar, go to: http://learningtimesevents.org/itest/...
Early Literacy Educator of the Year Award submissions are now being accepted.  Deadline: June 15, 2012 To view the full announcement, visit http://cadrek12.org/sites/default/files/...
The Congressional Research Service recently released a report, An Analysis of STEM Education Funding at the NSF: Trends and Policy Discussion. SummaryFederal policymakers have a longstanding interest...
Summer 2012 Professional Development Opportunity for AP Biology Teachers In response to [a 2002 National Research Council] report and other influences, a comprehensive effort is under way to...
Each year, CADRE, the resource network for the DR K-12 program, asks awardees to send information on upcoming presentations they are making at conferences. For the convenience of those of you who are...
  On Thursday March 22nd, I will be giving a presentation of my new book “Designing Digital Experiences for Positive Youth Development: From playpen to playground” (Oxford University Press) at 6 pm...
Qualified educators are those who are: 1) educators in early childhood classrooms (Pre-K through 2nd grade); 2) agree to use and integrate robotics (provided by the researchers) during the upcoming...
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