The National Math + Science Initiative's (NMSI) Laying the Foundation Program provides teachers of grades 3-12 with content-based, pedagogy-driven, teacher-to-teacher training. The training offers educators a variety of opportunities to strengthen their content knowledge and practice teaching strategies-all aligned with state standards.
A fun, catchy game for the iPad and iPhone, the Land of Venn – Geometric Defense by iMagine Machine teaches children aged 6–8 how to use principles of geometry to defeat an evil wizard named Apeirogon and his monsters.
Get the Math mixes video and web interactivity to help middle school and high school students develop algebraic thinking skills for solving real-world problems. The multimedia mathematics challenges are presented in the context of the “real world” scenarios of fashion design, videogame design, music production, restaurant management, professional basketball, and movie special-effects production.
The Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz has developed MathScienceMusic.org, a website that offers teachers resources and apps to use music as a vehicle to teach other academic lessons. One app, Groove Pizza, allows users to draw lines and shapes onto a circle.