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NIST Reference on Constants, Units, and Uncertainty

Created by the National Institute of Standards and Technology, this comprehensive units and measurement website contains fundamental physical constants, the International System of Units (SI), or metric system, and information on uncertainty of measurements, as well as a searchable bibliography of related papers. This website provides an online conversion utility for converting between energy... A World of Math Online

This website is intended to help students, parents, and teachers learn math. The site is divided into the following sections: Homework Help, Practice, Tutoring, Calculators and Tools, Games, and Store. Some topics of the topics covered include: basic math, everyday math, pre-algebra, algebra, geometry, trigonometry, statistics, calculus, advanced topics, and math tutoring.

National Girls Collaborative Project

This website, produced by the National Girls Collaborative Project (NGCP), works to highlight resources and programs that encourage girls to pursue education and careers in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM).  NGCP offers various publications on their website.  These resources include, but are not limited to, webinars, statistics, and relevant links.

WorldWide Telescope

The WorldWide Telescope (WWT) is a visualization software environment that "enables your computer to function as a virtual telescope." The site offers narrated tours from astronomers and educators. An installation of the telescope must be performed before the website is functional. Additionally, the program require a Windows based operating system.

Automated Home Construction

Contour Crafting (CC) is a layered fabrication technology developed by Dr. Behrokh Khoshnevis of the University of Southern California. Contour Crafting technology has the ability to automate the construction of whole structures as well as sub-components. This website includes information on how the technology works, news, applications, multimedia resources and more.

Thermal Power Plant Micro Module

This learning object discusses and provides animations of the basic processes and components in a thermal power plant. Cycle descriptions and animations include the Carnot cycle, the basic Rankine cycle, and advanced Rankine cycles with reheating and feed water heating. In addition, a Rankine cycle calculator allows the user to vary several operating parameters and observe the effect on power...


This website provides information pertaining to Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s (MIT) Fab Labs; Fab Labs, an abbreviation for Fabrication Laboratories, are the educational outreach component for the Center for Bits and Atoms (CBA) at MIT.  A Fab Lab is a technical prototyping platform comprised of off-the-shelf, industrial-grade fabrication and electronics tools, wrapped in open source...

Curriculum Reform Across the First Two Years (CRAFTY)

A series of eleven disciplinary workshops known as the Curriculum Foundations Project was held as part of a major review of undergraduate programs in mathematics by the Mathematics Association of America (MAA). The goal of each workshop was to obtain a clear, concise statement of what students in that area need to learn in their first two years of college mathematics. The MAA's Committee on the...

O*NET OnLine

O*NET, the Occupational Information Network, is a comprehensive database of worker attributes and job characteristics. The O*NET database includes information on skills, abilities, knowledges, work activities, and interests associated with occupations. Information in O*NET is available for over 950 occupations. This site is composed of three main sections: Find Occupations, Advanced Search, and...

The Critical Thinking Community

This website, provided by the Foundation for Critical Thinking, provides resources for educators regarding educational reform through critical thinking.  Visitors to the site can find links to the foundation's research, resources for professional and curriculum development, and conferences and events.

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