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Mind in the Making

Website

Mind in the Making (MITM) shares research on the science of children’s learning with the general public, families and professionals who work with children and families. This website features additional related materials and resources, such as DVDs, discussion guide &... Read more

Early Childhood, Parents, Teacher Resource

Talk Science Primer

Other

An essay detailing the purposes, functions and benefits of academically productive talk including the Talk Goals and Moves chart.   Download PDF   Also relates to: STEM education, science education, teachers, science, technology, engineering, mathematics

General Education, Teacher Resource

Science and Engineering Practices Talk Tools

Other

A set of posters that include scaffolding language for teachers and students to use when engaging with the science practices that are part of the Next Generation Science Standards. Download PDF Also relates to: STEM education, science education, teachers, science, technology,... Read more

General Education, Teacher Resource

Crosscutting Concepts Poster Set

Other

A set of classroom posters that individually and symbolically display each crosscutting concept that are required in teaching the Next Generation Science Standards. Download PDF Also relates to: science education, teachers, science, technology

General Education, Teacher Resource

Private schools, not better than public

Article

Article on a study that shows private schools are not more effective than public schools in promoting student success. View article

General Education, Teacher Resource

No Time to Lose: How to Build a World-Class Education System State by State

Report, Website

Report on educationally high-performing countries that implement policies and practices and build comprehensive systems that look drastically different from those in the U.S. Each state can develop its own strategies for building a modern education system that is globally... Read more

Early Childhood, General Education, Teacher Resource

Achieve the Core

Website

Interactive math resource for teachers and students with rigorous math tasks aligned to standards. Also relates to: Common Core Standards, general education, math lessons, math tasks, Common Core teachers, students, parents, administrators, educators, curriculum mapping,... Read more

General Education, Parents, Student Resource, Teacher Resource

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PhET Interactive Simulations

Website

Founded in 2002 by Nobel Laureate Carl Wieman, the PhET Interactive Simulations project at the University of Colorado Boulder creates free interactive math and science simulations for teachers and students. PhET sims are based on extensive education research and engage students... Read more

General Education, Student Resource, Teacher Resource

Learning Policy Institute

Website

The Learning Policy Institute conducts and communicates independent, high-quality research to improve education policy and practice. Working with policymakers, researchers, educators, community groups, and others, the Institute seeks to advance evidence-based policies that... Read more

General Education, Parents, Teacher Resource

Center on Instruction (COI)

Website

Great site that provides a collection of evidence-based resources and strong research in a variety of education topics. The Center on Instruction (COI) was one of five national content centers funded by the U.S. Department of Education to support the 16 Regional Comprehensive... Read more

General Education, Teacher Resource

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Early Childhood STEM Working Group

Report, Other

Strong report that describes the importance of Early STEM education. The Early Childhood STEM Working Group includes scholars, policymakers, curriculum developers, and educators from around the United States who share a vision and goal for universal access to high-quality,... Read more

Early Childhood, General Education, Parents, Student Resource, Teacher Resource

Edutopia

Website

Edutopia shares evidence and practitioner-based learning strategies that empower you to improve K-12 education. Superb resource for educators.

General Education, Parents, Student Resource, Teacher Resource

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EngageNY

Website

EngageNY is a New York State Education Department (NYSED) website that provides resources for educators and parents. Excellent curriculum modules for the classroom.

General Education, Student Resource, Teacher Resource

2017 Education Conference Presentations

Training, Other

The LANL Foundation’s 18th Northern New Mexico Conference on Education, “Building Positive Culture from Classroom to Community” was held on Nov. 10, 2017 at the Hilton Buffalo Thunder Resort. Here are the presentations from the breakout "EdTalk" sessions.

Teacher Resource

Decoding Deeper Learning in the Classroom

Decoding Deeper Learning in the Classroom

Report

This guide, developed by the William + Flora Hewlett Foundation, provides an idea of what deeper learning looks like and strategies teachers can use to allow students to master content in different and longer-lasting ways. 

General Education, Nonprofit, Parents, Student Resource, Teacher Resource

Academic Language in the Cycle of Inquiry

Training

This is a resource from ISEC team's session, “How Does Inquiry Science Cultivate Academic Language Development and Support Equity in Education?” at the PED sponsored STEM Symposium June 1–2, 2017. The event was held at the Embassy Suites in Albuquerque, NM.

Teacher Resource

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New Mexico Voices for Children

Report, Website

New Mexico Voices for Children is a nonpartisan, statewide advocacy organization working to create systems-level sustainable change that will improve the lives of New Mexico’s children. To accomplish this mission, NM Voices works with state and national lawmakers and officials... Read more

Early Childhood, General Education, Nonprofit, Parents

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Kids Count Data Center

Report, Website

A project of the Annie E. Casey Foundation, KIDS COUNT is the premier source for data on child and family well-being in the United States. Access hundreds of indicators, download data and create reports and graphics on the KIDS COUNT Data Center that support smart decisions... Read more

Early Childhood, General Education, Nonprofit, Parents

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CaseyCast

Podcast

The Annie E. Casey Foundation produces this monthly conversation on how we can all work together to build a brighter future for kids, families and communities. A pioneering philanthropy podcast, CaseyCast explores the well-being of America's families and neighborhoods,... Read more

General Education, Nonprofit, Parents

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Annie E. Casey Foundation

Website

The Annie E. Casey Foundation is devoted to developing a brighter future for millions of children at risk of poor educational, economic, social, and health outcomes. Their work focuses on strengthening families, building stronger communities and ensuring access to opportunity,... Read more

Early Childhood, General Education, Nonprofit

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