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January 31, 2014  Delaware teachers came together as teams at the University of Delaware’s Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering Laboratory (ISE Lab) to take part in the two-day Practicing the STEM Read More

National Mathematics Educator, Researcher, & Author Dr. Jo Boaler Returns to Delaware!

The Delaware Mathematics Coalition & University of Delaware’s Mathematics & Science Education Resource Center are pleased to welcome mathematics educator, researcher, and nationally-renowned author Dr. Jo Boaler to a statewide Read More

Saturday Morning Math – 30 years

THE SATURDAY MORNING MATH PROGRAM UNIVERSITY OF DELAWARE 30 YEAR ANNIVERSARY  1983 – 2013 AN INFORMAL HISTORY   The Saturday Morning Math Program (SMMP) was created in 1983 in the Read More

DNA is a match for Math and Science

Incorporating Mathematical Reasoning in Interdisciplinary Courses Dr. John Jungck, Professor of Biological Sciences and Director of the Interdisciplinary Science Learning Laboratories at the University of Delaware, was the featured speaker Read More

Fostering Figuring and Fascination: Engagement in Aesthetic Appreciation of Mathematics- Please join us!

How do we foster creativity and aesthetic appreciation of mathematics beyond the beauty of theorems and equations? How do we move from fear of mathematics in education to embracing mathematics Read More

How do we foster creativity and aesthetic appreciation of mathematics beyond the beauty of theorems and equations?

How do we move from fear of mathematics in education to embracing mathematics as a tool, not only for analysis, modeling, measurement, and hypothesis testing, but also as a source of imagination, wonder, and awe?

How does mathematics help us both appreciate aesthetic alternatives to symmetry in nature and to better understand the behavior of systems?

 What is the value of a triptych of multiple visual, mechanical, and mathematical models?

Please join us for an evening celebrating the wonders of mathematics!

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MSERC prepares for NCSM Conference in Denver

The Center for Mathematics and Science Education Resource Center will be presenting at the 45th Annual NCSM Conference in Denver Colorado, April 15-17, 2013.  One of the topics being covered Read More

Information for parents and educators

LearnNow.org is working to tear down the wall between academic research and real-world practice. This new website, featuring the tagline “From research to the real world,” is designed to provide Read More

Fernsler tells the skinny on PI

If mathematics is the language in which the universe and the Earth speak to us, then the diminutive constant pi would be an important component for that language. “That’s a Read More

Transforming the Teaching Profession: An Evening with Lucy West

On January 31, 2013, the Delaware Teacher Center and the Mathematics & Science Education Resource Center (MSERC) sponsored a community event titled: Transforming the Teaching Profession, Building Teaching Learning Communities.  Read More

MSERC’s own Thomas Fernsler – appearing on CNN

On January 13, 2013, Dr. Thomas Fernsler, associate policy scientist in the Mathematics and Science Education Resource Center at UD, also known as Dr. 13 for his interest in triskaidekaphobia, Read More

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