National Math + Science Initiative Blog


Spotlight on Tennessee: Why they love NMSI

The general consensus is in – Tennessee teachers love NMSI’s Teacher Training program! For the last few years, we have been working with educators – ranging from middle school to college-level – from across the state of Tennessee, and they have had nothing but wonderful things to say about our program. In fact, last year we hosted five 2-day trainings in various regions of the Big Bend State, training more than 380 higher education staff from 49 of Tennessee’s colleges and universities in rigorous, hands-on, and engaging teaching practices, ...

Online Learning Modules Will Play a Big Role in Common Core Implementation Across the U.S.

Online Learning Modules Will Play a Big Role in Common Core Implementation Across the U.S. More than 50,000 math, science and English teachers will benefit from web-based training modules in the 2014-2015 school year DALLAS – The National Math and Science Initiative’s (NMSI) first ever web-based training modules are being developed to reach more than 50,000 teachers from 26 states. Thanks in part to a $248,760 grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, NMSI will design online training modules for teachers grades 3-11 in the critical subjects of math, science ...

Mississippi and Louisiana Teachers Return to the Classroom for Rigorous Training

As the summer progresses, so does NMSI’s efforts at revolutionizing teaching across the nation. This past week, we hosted two more of our rigorous Teacher Training sessions, where nearly 300 teachers from over 25 school districts met in Mississippi and Indiana to understand how to best implement common core in their math, science and English classes.  These dedicated teachers sacrificed their summers in order to learn new hands-on strategies and engaging activities to prepare themselves – and their students – for the upcoming school year and beyond. Here at NMSI, ...

Classroom-Ready Resources

Looking for rigorous teacher training? Need free classroom-ready resources? We’ve got you covered.

Don't worry! We hate spam and your information will never be shared with any third party.
* Required