Announcements

NSF Discovery features DR-K12 project | Posted: September 04, 2013
Nature field trips go digital The buzz around the pond these days isn't coming from bees. It's coming from middle-school students on a data collection field trip to a local pond. But on this trip…
Become a WWC-Certified Reviewer | Posted: August 28, 2013
The mission of the What Works Clearinghouse (WWC) is to be a central and trusted source of scientific evidence for what works in education. A distinguishing feature of the WWC is that it does not…
NSTA NGSS Curators | Posted: August 27, 2013
NSTA is forming a group of experts to identify resources that will help teachers implement the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS). These resources will be featured on a new NGSS@NSTA Portal…
New Report! | Posted: August 07, 2013
Moving STEM Education Forward: National Priorities and the National Science Foundation’s DR K-12 Program   What does the United States need to do to build future generations’ knowledge and skills in…
IES Job Opportunities | Posted: June 21, 2013
The Institute of Education Sciences (IES) at the Department of Education is accepting applications for employment in the Knowledge Utilization Division of the National Center for Education Evaluation…
CADRE Newsletter is Out! | Posted: June 20, 2013
Read our latest newsletter at http://www.cadrek12.org/newsletters/2013-springsummer-newsletter
The 2014 AERA Annual Meeting  will be held Thursday, April 3 – Monday, April 7 in Philadelphia, PA. This year’s Annual Meeting Theme will be: “The Power of Education Research for Innovation in…
AAAS Mentor Awards | Posted: May 28, 2013
All nominations for the AAAS Mentor Awards are due by July 31, 2013, Midnight EST. The Mentor Awards honor individuals who have demonstrated extraordinary leadership to increase the participation of…
The National Center for Education Statistics released The Condition of Education 2013. The 42 indicators presented in The Condition of Education 2013 provide a progress report on education in America…
Congratulations to DR K-12 PI Sharon Nelson-Barber, the recipient of AERA's 2013 Scholars of Color Distinguished Scholar Award! Read more at: http://www.aera.net/Newsroom/News/…
EcoMobile in Edweek | Posted: May 16, 2013
DR K-12 project EcoMobile was featured in Edweek this week, "Mobile Apps Make Field Trips More Interactive". Read the article at: http://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2013/05/15/31fieldtrip.h32.html?tkn…
PARCC Public Comment Deadlines | Posted: May 07, 2013
As a reminder, the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) has two draft policies currently out for public comment. Please use the links below to review the draft…
IES Releases FY2014 Funding Announcements for Grant Competitions in Education Research and Training IES has released FY2014 funding announcements for grant competitions in education research…
DR K-12 project Confronting the Challenges of Climate Literacy, known as the EarthLabs project, will host 2 week-long workshops this summer for high school teachers in Austin, TX and Starkville, MS.…
DR K-12 project Confronting the Challenges of Climate Literacy, known as the EarthLabs project, will host 2 week-long workshops this summer for high school teachers in Austin, TX and Starkville, MS.…
DR K-12 project Confronting the Challenges of Climate Literacy, known as the EarthLabs project, will host 2 week-long workshops this summer for high school teachers in Austin, TX and Starkville, MS.…
AERA-Virtual Research Learning Center (AERA-VRLC) The AERA-VRLC will offer live webcasts of select professional development and training courses during the 2013 AERA Annual Meeting. Course…
Institute | Posted: March 16, 2013
The Cyber Enabled Learning project will host an institute on April 12, 2013, from 5 pm to 7 pm. All participating teachers and administrators are invited. The purpose of the institute is to report…
Important Notice on the Impact of FY 2013 Sequestration Order on NSF Awards Read the NSF Notice here: http://nsf.gov/pubs/2013/in133/in133.pdf  
Job Opportunity | Posted: February 28, 2013
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…
CADRE Winter Newsletter is Here! | Posted: February 27, 2013
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…
SmartGraphs Contest! | Posted: February 14, 2013
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 Updates | Posted: January 30, 2013
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 Final Public Draft to be Released | Posted: January 03, 2013
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…
Updated Toolkit! | Posted: December 27, 2012
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-…