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The Benefits of Bringing Math Professionals Into the Classroom
December 14, 2015 | By: Rachel Gearinger  
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Category: IMP Alumni, Math, Uncategorized

By inviting math professionals into the classroom, students see that they, too, can work in these careers where the math they learn in class becomes the math they use at work, to solve big problems.

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Can Schools Conquer Their Computer Science Demons? NY Tech Meetup Members Discuss
September 4, 2015 | By: Editorial Team  
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Category: Engineering, Professional Developmet, STEM News & Views, Uncategorized

Computer science education is notoriously difficult to implement effectively. Doing so in a way that attracts girls and minority students to the field presents an additional challenge. While schools across the country are working hard to confront these issues, the numbers are less than encouraging.

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I am more than just a test score
The Joy of Testing: How a Group of New York Math Students Persevered to Ace the Regents Exam

Not all students are opting out of standardized testing. only did Newtown students persevere in common core math testing, but they embraced the process and succeeded. How did they do it?

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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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Helping Students with Autism Succeed in STEM – Our Next-Generation Problem Solvers!
April 10, 2015 | By: Editorial Team  
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Category: Research, STEM News & Views, Tools for Teachers, Uncategorized

Our next generation of 21st century problem-solvers and innovators will be more diverse than ever before. Here’s how we can help students with autism reach their full potential.

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7 Red-Hot Project-Based Learning Trends to Ignite Your STEM Classroom in 2015
January 6, 2015 | By: Willow Becker  
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If you thought project-based learning was gone, get ready to have your world rocked! These 7 trends prove that 2015 will be the year STEM goes PBL for good.

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25 STEM Education Apps You Need in 2015
December 29, 2014 | By: Willow Becker  
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Category: EdTech, STEM News & Views, Tools for Teachers, Uncategorized

We present the best, boldest, and brightest STEM education apps that will keep your students ready to “rock the STEM” for another amazing year!

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Common Core Politics
5 Great STEM Education Reads This Week: The Common Core Edition
August 10, 2014 | By: Editorial Team  
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Category: Math, STEM News & Views, Uncategorized

With passions and rhetoric on both sides of the isle pushing the boundaries of civil discourse, and with an overwhelming amount of information and misinformation being tossed back and forth, we decided to the topic of our STEM Reads roundup this week would be Common Core.

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