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.
To provide educators with additional content that engages students with classroom curricula, PBS LearningMedia has launched a series of freeinteractive iBooks, geared toward K–8 educators and covering topics in mathematics, English languagearts, social studies, and Spanish language and culture.
Recent technological advances have enhanced the accessibility of rephotography, a visual research method and project-based approach for engaging students in historicalinquiry and place-based exploration. Rephotography projects capture photos from the vantage point of an old image to explore change over time.