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Resources

 

Books

 

Report on LD1101

STEM Survey Results - Item 10 (XLS)

STEM survey Results - Item 11 (XLS)

STEM Survey Results - Item 12 (XLS)

 

Assessment

Maine's Comprehensive Assessment System (MeCAS)

http://www.maine.gov/education/lsalt/index.htm

 

NSDL Science Literacy Maps

An excellent tool for teachers and students to find resources that relate to specific science and math concepts. The maps illustrate connections between concepts as well as how concepts build upon one another across grade levels.

http://strandmaps.nsdl.org/

 

 

Helping Your Child Learn Science - United States Department of Education

This booklet includes a range of activities for families with children from preschool age through grade 5. The activities use materials found in your home and make learning experiences out of everyday routines. The activities are designed for you to have fun with your child while developing and reinforcing science skills.

Click here to download. (PDF)

 

 

Science and Technology Membership Organizations

Maine Science Teachers Association: www.mainescienceteachers.org/

Maine Technology Education Association: http://www.mainetech.org/

Maine Environmental Education Association: http://www.meeassociation.org/

National Science Teachers Association:  http://www.nsta.org/

 

Other Important Links

Acadia Partners: http://www.acadiapartners.org/index.php?name=News&file=article&sid=20

Foundation for Blood Research: http://www.fbr.org/

Gulf of Maine Research Institute (Gulf of Maine Aquarium): http://www.gmri.org/

Maine Discovery Museum: http://www.mainediscoverymuseum.org/

Maine Mathematics and Science Alliance: http://www.mmsa.org/

Maine Pathways to STEM: http://www.mainestem.org/

Mount Desert Island Biological Laboratories:  http://www.mdibl.org/

The Center for Science and Mathematics Education Research: http://www.umaine.edu/center/

The Challenger Learning Center of Maine:  http://www.clcofme.org/

The Jackson Laboratory: http://www.jax.org/courses/index.html

Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching: http://www.paemst.org

 

 

 

 

Updated 10/4/11 -pb

 

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