MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENTS


PROGRAMS FOR MATH STUDENTS

AWM PROGRAMS

  • AWM Mentor Network The goal of the new Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) Mentor Network is to match mentors, both men and women, with girls and women who are interested in mathematics ...
    Posted Jul 19, 2010, 6:49 PM by Glenna Buford
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ONE-DAY PROGRAMS

  • Expanding Your Horizons This is a one-day conference held at over 100 locations across the U.S. each year. Local junior high and high school students attend a keynote address, and attend ...
    Posted Jun 22, 2010, 5:45 PM by Glenna Buford
  • Sally Ride Science Festivals The Sally Ride Science Club holds Science Festivals for middle school girls, with parents and teachers also welcome to attend. The events feature a keynote by astronaut Sally Ride, Discovery ...
    Posted Jun 18, 2010, 9:26 AM by Glenna Buford
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SHORT PROGRAMS AND SUMMER PROGRAMS

  • For Girls in Science At L’Oréal, we don’t just depend on science, we believe in science. It’s science that can turn the impossible into the possible, turn a dream into a ...
    Posted Feb 26, 2013, 5:52 PM by AWM Editor
  • Maine School of Science and Math Girls' Camp Nurturing Nature and Numbers This one-week camp (two separate sessions offered) is focused on science, math and computers for middle-school girls, who have completed grades 5-9. Limited ...
    Posted Jun 22, 2010, 5:47 PM by Glenna Buford
  • The Paula Program for Young Female Scholars A one-week session on computers and a one-week session on math and science are offered at Saint Mary's College, Notre Dame, IN. Designed for gifted/talented girls ...
    Posted Jun 18, 2010, 9:33 AM by Glenna Buford
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CONTESTS

  • AWM Essay Contest To increase awareness of women's ongoing contributions to the mathematical sciences, AWM sponsors an essay contest for biographies of contemporary women mathematicians and statisticians in academic, industrial, and government ...
    Posted Jun 22, 2010, 5:49 PM by Glenna Buford
  • Purple Comet! Math Meet The Purple Comet! Math Meet is a free, on-line, international, team mathematics competition designed for middle and high school students conducted annually since 2003.Link: Purple Comet! Math Meet
    Posted Jul 19, 2010, 6:50 PM by Glenna Buford
  • USA Math Olympiad Goals: To stimulate enthusiasm and a love for MathematicsTo introduce important Mathematical conceptsTo teach major strategies for problem solvingTo develop Mathematical flexibility in solving problemsTo strengthen ...
    Posted Jul 19, 2010, 6:52 PM by Glenna Buford
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  • Careers That Count Mathematics is a powerful tool for solving practical problems and a highly creative field of study, combining logic and precision with intuition and imagination. The basic goal of mathematics is ...
    Posted Jul 19, 2010, 6:53 PM by Glenna Buford
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  • Be an Actuary, Society of Actuaries, Casualty Actuarial Society As with any job or career, having the right skills is essential to success. Learn what skills you should start to develop in high school if you want to become ...
    Posted Jul 19, 2010, 6:55 PM by Glenna Buford
  • What is Statistics?, American Statistical Association Statisticians are in high demand in a wide variety of fields. As the largest professional association for statisticians in the world, the ASA serves as the main clearinghouse for information ...
    Posted Jul 19, 2010, 7:06 PM by Glenna Buford
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BIOGRAPHIES AND PROFILES

  • Girls’ Angle Bulletin The Girls' Angle Bulletin is a bimonthly magazine that contains interviews with mathematicians, articles on math, mathematical activities, math problems, and math inspired art. The Bulletin hosts regular columns, such ...
    Posted Jul 19, 2010, 7:07 PM by Glenna Buford
  • SACNAS biography project These pages are designed as a resource for K-12 educators who are interested in teaching their students about the accomplishments of Chicano/Latino and Native American scientists. Profiles of ...
    Posted Jul 19, 2010, 7:11 PM by Glenna Buford
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SCHOLARSHIPS


The Somerville Mathematics Fund (high school, Somerville, MA) 

High school scholarships 

Organizations that list scholarships (e.g., AWIS, National Girls Collaborative) 

[Comment: The EYH web has a feature that does searches, this might be worth 

asking about]

MATH LINKS

  • Ask Dr. Math Need homework help? Check out this site with help for students in elementary school through college and beyond.Link:  Ask Dr. Math
    Posted Jun 22, 2010, 5:53 PM by Glenna Buford
  • Girls’ Angle Bulletin The Girls' Angle Bulletin is a bimonthly magazine that contains interviews with mathematicians, articles on math, mathematical activities, math problems, and math inspired art. The Bulletin hosts regular columns, such ...
    Posted Jul 19, 2010, 8:37 PM by Glenna Buford
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STATISTICS AND STUDIES

  • NAEP statistics The National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) is the largest nationally representative and continuing assessment of what America's students know and can do in various subject areas. Assessments are ...
    Posted Jul 19, 2010, 8:41 PM by Glenna Buford
  • NSF Science & Engineering Indicators, etc. Publications, data, and analyses about the nation's science and engineering resources.Link: NSF Science & Engineering Indicators, etc.
    Posted Jul 19, 2010, 8:41 PM by Glenna Buford
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