Professional Organizations Supporting Mathematics & Science Education

Organizations that offer resources and support for teachers and administrators

National Council for Teacher of Mathematics (NCTM)
http://www.nctm.org/Default.aspx

National Council for Supervisors of Mathematics (NCSM)
https://www.mathedleadership.org/

Association of Mathematics Teacher Educators (AMTE)
http://www.amte.net/

Mississippi Association of Mathematics Teacher Educators (MAMTE)
http://mamte.com/

Institute for Mathematics and Education (IME)
http://ime.math.arizona.edu/commoncore/

Mississippi Council of Teachers of Mathematics (MCTM)

https://www.mctmonline.com/

National Science Teachers Association (NSTA)

http://www.nsta.org/

National Science Education Leadership Association (NSELA)

http://www.nsela.org/

Mississippi Science Teachers Association (MSTA)

http://www.ms-scienceteachers.org/

 

Resources available to help teachers understand the key facets of the Common Core

Common Core State Standards (official website)
http://www.corestandards.org/

Common Core State Standards Mathematics
http://www.corestandards.org/Math/

Tools for the Common Core Standards
http://commoncoretools.me/

 

Resources available to help teach the Common Core including tasks, lessons, real-world applications, etc.

National Math and Science Initiative
http://www.nms.org/Resources/CommonCoreOpenResources.aspx

 

Resources available to help assess the Common Core

Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC)
http://www.parcconline.org/

Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium
http://www.smarterbalanced.org/

K-2 Formative Instructional and Assessment Tasks (NC Dept. of Public Instruction)
http://commoncoretasks.ncdpi.wikispaces.net/