PROFESSIONAL & RESEARCH ORGANISATIONS
AAASAmerican Association for the Advancement of Science at http://aaas.org
The AAAS on-line includes membership information, news stories, benchmarks for mathematics and science literacy, and a great deal of other information and updates on the state of mathematics and science education.
AMERICAN BOARD PASSPORT TO TEACHING at http://www.abcte.org/passport.html
Contains a free, online self-assessment of knowledge & understanding of teaching.
AMSAmerican Mathematical Society at http://www.ams.org
e-MATH, the website of the AMS, includes a vast array of information about the society and updates, along with links to mathematics publications and research tools, what's new in mathematics, meetings and conferences, and more.
AMT - THE ASSOCIATION OF MATHEMATICS TEACHERS at
AMTE - Association for Mathematics Teacher Education at
CERME - European Society for Research in Mathematics Education . CERME is a conference organised by the European Society for Research in Education, and is designed to foster a communicative spirit.
COMAPThe Consortium for Mathematics and its Applications at http://www.COMAP.com/ac.htm
COMAP is an award-winning nonprofit organization whose mission is to improve mathematics education for students of all ages. COMAP's purpose is to create learning environments in which mathematics is used to investigate and model real issues in our world.
HANDBOOK OF RESEARCH DESIGN IN MATH. & SCI. ED.
(The homepage of Richard Lesh, one of the Editors of the above book. It contains articles, resources and links).
IEAInternational Association for the Evaluation of Educational Achievement
The IEA is the organization responsible for conducting the Third International Mathematics and Science Study (TIMSS) research. Their website includes the results of several studies, on-line publications, and descriptions of current projects.
ISAMA - The International Society of the Arts, Mathematics, and Architecture & Mathematical Connections in Art, Music, and Science (BRIDGES)
MAAMathematical Association of America at http://www.maa.org/
The MAA on-line includes information on membership, books, columns, news and features, and many links to other math-related material.
MA - THE MATHEMATICAL ASSOCIATION at http://www.m-a.org.uk
The MA publishes Mathematics in School, the Mathematical Gazette, etc.
The MATHEMATICAL EDUCATION OF TEACHERS (MET)
Provides a summary of the MET (2001) report by the Mathematical Association of America (MAA) and the American Mathematical Society (AMS).
MATHEMATICALLY SANE at http://mathematicallysane.com
Stimulated by the "Math Wars" in CA, promoting responsible Math. Ed. Reform
NCTMNational Council of Teachers of Mathematics at http://www.nctm.org/
NCTM is the largest professional organization for improving the teaching of mathematics at the Pre-K-I2 grade levels. This website includes membership information, an on-line catalog of materials, and feature articles. (Read a summary of the new NCTM Standards for the year 2000).
NSTANational Science Teachers Association at http://www.NSTA.org/
National Science Teachers Association is committed to promoting excellence and innovation in science teaching and learning for all. This site includes membership information, awards and competitions, and resources such as science and math links.
PME - International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education
PROOF WEBSITE at http://www-didactique.imag.fr/preuve
RCMLResearch Council on Mathematics Learning at http://www.unlv.edu/RCML/
RCML reviews and conducts research on how children learn mathematics and what teachers can do to promote mathematical understanding for all. The site contains information about the organization, annual conference information, and reprints of articles from RCML's quarterly newsletter, Intersection Points.
SSMA School Science and Mathematics Association at http://www.ssma.org/
SSMA is an organization committed to improving mathematics and science education in grades K-12. The site features information about SSMA and its professional journal, access to the SSMA Newsletter, grant opportunities, special publications, and more.
SPECIAL INTEREST GROUP: RESEARCH IN MATH ED (SIG/RME)
The purpose of SIG/RME is to promote and to disseminate research, development, and evaluative efforts in mathematics education, and to promote and encourage scholarly and productive exchanges among members of all the constituencies that affect, or are affected by, research on the learning and teaching of mathematics.
TERC Homepage at http://www.terc.edu/
TERC is a nonprofit research and development organization committed to improving mathematics and science learning and teaching. Through this site one can access information on TERCs projects, educational materials, publications, workshops, and more.