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## Parents and Teachers

### AWM Programs

- Sonia Kovalevsky High School Days
- Teacher Partnership
- Partnering to Make a Difference by Padmanabhan Seshaiyer
- Article on the Teacher Partnership Program presented at the Conference on the Mathematics Education into the 21st Century Project, held in Dresden, Germany, in September 2009, when the paper first appeared in the conference proceedings.
- Essay Contest
- Mentor Network

### Other Programs

**Students and Families**

- The Family Math program shows adults and children that mathematics is understandable and relevant to their lives.
- Expanding Your Horizons 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 workshops led by women scientists, mathematicians, and engineers.
- Math circles bring mathematicians into direct contact with K–12 students. The Math Circle in Massachusetts is one of many math circles for students listed at The National Association of Math Circles.

#### Teachers

- The Math Teachers’ Circle Network lists locations of math circles for teachers.
- Statistics Teacher Network
- PROMYS for Teachers
- The Park City Mathematics Institute of the Institute for Advanced Study offers comprehensive professional development for mathematicians and teachers of mathematics, as well as programs for students aspiring to a career in mathematics.
- California State University Chico Research Experience For Undergraduates and Teachers
- Summer program for teachers in Maine. Go to www.mssm.org and click on Summer

### Scholarships, Grants and Fellowships

- National Council of Teachers of Mathematics Search for Grants, Scholarships, Awards.
- Knowles Science Teaching Foundation provides beginning high school STEM teachers with five-year fellowships designed to help them become master teachers and leaders.
- Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program provides funding to institutions of higher education to support the development of NSF Master Teaching Fellows through professional development and salary supplements for exemplary mathematics and science teachers to become Master Teachers while they fulfill a five-year teaching commitment in high-need school districts. Also see the National Science Foundation’s Robert Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program.
- The American Association of University Women provides fellowships and grants to women to perform research in a wide range of disciplines and work to improve their schools and communities.
- Math for America

### Courses, Workshops & Research Opportunities

### Competitions, Contests, Prizes, Awards

- The American Mathematics Competition (AMC) Go to http://www.maa.org/math-competitions or http://www.maa.org/programs/high-school-teachers, and then click on Competitions.
- AWM Louise Hay Award for Contributions to Mathematics Education. This prize is awarded annually by the AWM to recognize outstanding achievements in any area of mathematics education.

### Other Resources

- Common Core State Standards
- Common Core State Standards FAQs
- Statement of support for the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics from presidents of 15 mathematical societies (including AWM).
- http://www.maa.org/programs has a section for high school teachers
- Center for Statistics Education
- National Council of Teachers of Mathematics Family Corner
- Math Posters
- http://reducingstereotypethreat.org/
- http://mindsetonline.com/
- Encouraging Girls in Math and Science is a recommended practice guide for teachers and other school personnel available from the Institute of Education Science What Works Clearinghouse.
- Mudd Math Fun Facts is designed as a resource for enriching your courses with mathematical Fun Facts.
- Teacher 2 Teacher Do you have a question about teaching mathematics? Are you wondering about the ways your children are learning math? Teacher2Teacher is here to help.
- Biographies of women mathematicians are found at a website maintained by Agnes Scott College.
- AWM-Matching-Women Puzzles
- The MacTutor History of Mathematics Archives at the University of St Andrews features biographies of famous mathematicians as well as the history of various mathematical topics.
- A selection of biographical profiles on women mathematicians from Latin America, and other biographical resources are provided by the International Mathematics Union Women in Maths Webpages Advisory Group.
- http://www.mathteacheredu.org

### Events

- USA Science Festival Materials from AWM

### Studies, Reports

- Many types of statistics are available from the National Science Foundation, for example, how many women earn baccalaureates in mathematics each year. These and other information are published biennially in two reports: Science and Engineering Indicators and Women, Minorities and Persons with Disabilities in Science and Engineering, both of which are available from the National Science Foundation’s statistics website.
- The Mathematical Education of Teachers II
- Student Performance: Study of Competitions, http://www.ams.org/notices/200810/fea-gallian.pdf

### Careers

**Information, Advice**

- American Mathematical Society lists programs for high school students and teachers
- Short video and career information from WeUseMath.org on uses of mathematics.
- The careers section of the Mathematical Association of America describes popular careers that involve mathematics with links to further information about each. A book published by the MAA describes 101 Careers in Mathematics.
- The Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics has a 21-page brochure called Careers in Applied Mathematics . . . Alternatives to Academia for STEM Majors with descriptions of careers, profiles of people in those careers, and further resources.
- The American Statistical Association has a 20-page brochure called Careers in Statistics: A World of Opportunity describing what statistics is, how it is used in various occupations, how to become a statistician, and further resources.
- Career Planning Resources for Mathematics from the Sloan Career Cornerstone Center has sections tailored to students from middle school to graduate school, counselors, parents, teachers, and graduates.
- The Mathematical Sciences in 2025 is a report from the National Research Council that reviews the current state of the mathematical sciences in the United States and makes recommendations for the future in light of the increasingly cross-disciplinary nature of the mathematical sciences.
- Information about careers, education, and salary for mathematics teachers by state from http://www.mathteacheredu.org

**Profiles: Mathematical Careers**

- Careers That Count is a short booklet produced by AWM in 1991 that profiles women with careers in the mathematical sciences and gives a list of books with further information about mathematics and mathematical people.
- Women in Statistics is a 1-page guide to information about careers in statistics from the American Statistical Association.
- Winning essays about women with careers in mathematics from the AWM essay contest.
- The Girls' Angle Bulletin is a bimonthly magazine that contains interviews with mathematicians.
- The Mathematical Association of America’s Career Profiles page has links to profiles of people in different mathematical careers from Academic & Teaching to Sales & Marketing. Its brochure We Do Math! describes eight non-academic careers that use mathematics.
- The SACNAS biography project is 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.
- Women@NASA has profiles of women who work at NASA and links to career information and advice.

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