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Fauquier County Public Library -- Educator Resources: Math and Science

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Educators: STEM

STEM is an acronym referring to the academic disciplines of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics

Online Resources

  • Access Science (library card required for access) - Award-winning scientific articles, news, research and videos
  • American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE)'s Engineering, Go For It! (eGFI) - A variety of tools to boost your students’ math and science skills, enliven the classroom with engineering projects, expand your own professional horizons and stay informed
  • Agriculture Collection (library card required for access) - Hundreds of journals and magazines covering everything from practical aspects of farming to cutting edge scientific research in horticulture
  • Environmental Studies and Policy Collection (library card required for access) - Comprehensive resource for environmentally-related inquiries
  • Federal Resources for Educational Excellence - Find federal and state resources and standards covering Math and Science
  • General Science Collection (library card required for access) - Researchers can stay current with the latest scientific developments in particle physics, advanced mathematics, nanotechnology, geology and hundreds of other areas
  • Jefferson Lab - Provides teacher and student resources desgined to help educate the next generation in science and technology
  • Khan Academy - Requires signup, but includes engaging classroom resources covering math, science, computing and more
  • Math Central - Sponsored by Canada's University of Regina, includes math resources and problems, as well as examples of how math is used in everyday living and specific occupations
  • Math Forum - Sponsored by the Drexel University School of Education, provides user-contribruted web-based classroom materials, problems, puzzles and lesson plans
  • National Science Digital Library (NSDL) - Browse national educational standards, including the Common Core Math Standards, and find NSDL resources that are associated with key learning goals
  • PBS Teachers STEM Education Resource Center - Media resources for grades PreK-12
  • Scholastic Teachers - Activities and lesson plans for PreK through middle school for math and science
  • ScienceTeachers.com - Worksheets, lesson plans and materials for teaching science
  • Virginia Standards of Learning (SOL) - Access standards and resources for instruction and assessment for science, math and computer technology
  • Wolfram Education Portal - Dynamic teaching and learning tools, lesson plans and demonstrations built by education experts