MSPnet is an electronic learning community for the Math and Science Partnership Program. With the MSP program, the National Science Foundation implemented an important facet of the President's No Child Left Behind (NCLB) vision for K-12 education. A major research and development effort, the MSP program responds to concern over the performance of the nation's children in mathematics and science. Institutions of higher education partner with K-12 districts and others to effect deep, lasting improvement in K-12 mathematics and science education.
MSPnet Academy: Using Social Network Analysis to Study How Teacher Communities of Practice Affect Science Curricula EnactmentBill Zoellick, Education Research Director, SERC Institute
Description: A primary mission of the MainePSP is improving science teaching practice in rural settings by building and training a community of educators. The core mechanism for improving teaching... See More
New MSP PapersThis week we feature work from two MSP projects that recently presented at NARST. If you have given an MSP related presentation at NSTA, ASCD, NARST, AERA or NCTM, please send us your paper so that we may share it with the MSP community.
The MSP Library contains over 1,600 articles of interest to leaders engaged in science and mathematics reform. Browse the Library
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The Condition of Education 2013, Susan Aud, Amy Rathbun, et al., U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Stat. May 2013
Research-Based Options For Education Policymaking: Twenty-first-Century Skills and Implications for Education, William Mathis, National Education Policy Center. May 2013
Challenges and Opportunities Facing Principals in the First Year at a School, RAND Education. 2012