Every month AMS publishes a set of digests of recent news stories involving math. Each digest consists of a summary of the news story accompanied by classroom activities that will help students practice the math concepts discussed in the news.
Tony Phillips’ monthly columns take a deeper dive into recent developments in the world of mathematics as reflected in the press and in nonmathematical journals.
Plus: For teachers who are looking for more resources related to mathematics for their classroom, the AMS provides Mathematical Moments, a series of posters that promote appreciation and understanding of the role mathematics plays in science, nature, technology, and human culture. Teachers can browse the latest Mathematical Moments online or listen on iTunes.
Each month we publish blogs and newsletters full of digital learning, funding, professional growth, social media, and STEM resources. Below are items from our blogs and newsletters that educators turned to the most in April.
The National CARES Mentoring Movement is pioneering new paths forward that enhance the education of students in marginalized Black communities and underresourced schools. CARES’ 32-week curricula are built to help children heal the multiple traumas of impoverishment and override the debilitating effects that unaddressed will be lifelong.
In just three years, 30,000 high school girls have discovered the exciting world of cybersecurity through GirlsGo CyberStart Challenges and are on track to become the next generation of cyber defenders.