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My Favorite Thing… My Textbook (surprise!!) (by Teri Owens)
January 29, 2016 | By: IAT Staff  
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Category: IMP, Meaningful Math, Professional Developmet, Tools for Teachers

We weren’t surprised to see Teri Owens participating in the #MTBoS Blogging Challenge. But it was her answer to Week 2 of the Challenge that blew us away. Go Teri!

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9 Awesome Project-Based Physics Challenges That Engage Students!
December 8, 2015 | By: IAT Staff  
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Category: STEM News & Views, Tools for Teachers

How do you keep them engaged and excited about learning physics? Here are 9 project-based, student-centered physics challenges that students will love.

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Courageous Math Teachers
September 25, 2015 | By: IAT Staff  
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Category: IMP, Math, Tools for Teachers

High School math teacher, Teri Owens, explains why courage is a necessary precursor to change and excellence.

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INFOGRAPHIC: It’s About Active Learning
August 28, 2015 | By: IAT Staff  
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Category: STEM News & Views

The evidence is in, and passive learning is decidedly passé. This infographic illustrates why it’s about active learning today!

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Why Don’t We Teach Practical Math? A Science Friday Panel Discussion
July 10, 2015 | By: IAT Staff  
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Category: Events, IMP, Math, STEM News & Views

Science Friday host, Ira Flatow, and a star panel of math thought-leaders debate the merits of math education today and whether we are on the right path.

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#ScienceClass on Instagram: Students Bid Farewell to Another Year of Awesome Science
May 29, 2015 | By: IAT Staff  
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Category: STEM News & Views

From science experiments, to science-selfies, check out our roundup of a few of the best #ScienceClass Instagram posts that will make you smile and miss science class this Summer too!

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The Ultimate “Big Nerd” Party — NSTA’s 2015 STEM Forum
May 27, 2015 | By: IAT Staff  
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Category: Behind-the-Scenes, Events, STEM News & Views

“Making changes and changing the way we make… those were the prevalent themes at last week’s NSTA STEM Forum in Expo in Minneapolis.” — NSTA

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Why Jo Boaler is a Big Fan of IMP Math Curriculum (and why you should be too!)

I would say that IMP is the best high school math curriculum that I know of that really takes a problem-solving approach… So yes, I’m a big fan.

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