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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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Curriculum
Defining a Curriculum: One Teacher’s Unique Perspective
October 16, 2014 | By: Willow Becker  
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Category: IMP, Math, STEM News & Views, Tools for Teachers

It’s easy to identify a curriculum that consists of a textbook and a packet of worksheets. Yet, many forward-thinking math and science teachers are finding that current curriculum doesn’t engage students enough.

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New Research Study
New NSF-Backed Research Study Confirms that Project-Based Inquiry Curriculum Has a Positive Effect on How Students Learn Science

PRESS RELEASE NSF-backed study is the first to examine use by middle-school teachers and students of science curriculum aligned with the new Framework for K-12 Science Education and Next Generation Science Standards. The study used an NGSS-aligned curriculum called Project-Based Inquiry Science™ published by IT’S ABOUT TIME®.    While educators and students across the country…

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Behind-the-Scenes with Our Production Crew: Tennessee Tech’s Fun with Physics

Our awesome, talented production crew packed up their equipment and headed to, Cookeville, Tennessee (from New York) to check out TTU’s physics class in action. Here’s what happened!

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5 Great STEM Reads This Week: The White House Science Fair Edition
May 31, 2014 | By: Editorial Team  
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Category: Events, STEM News & Views

We’re highlighting a few of the most noteworthy and inspiring moments from this year’s White House Science Fair. Meet the talented STEM-superstar kids who participated in the Fair.

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