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2013-04-08 12:30:56

National Math and Science Initiative is providing teachers unlimited access to the PARCC open-source learning management system DALLAS, April 8, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Math and Science Initiative (NMSI), a non-profit organization launched in 2007 to transform math and science education in the United States, announced today that they will make Common Core State Standards (CCSS) resources available to all teachers with unlimited access. (Logo:...

2012-10-03 02:20:28

DALLAS, Oct. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- New College Board results confirm that schools in the National Math and Science Initiative for Military Families (IMF) dramatically increased their performance in Advanced Placement* math, science and English classes during 2011-2012 - most after just one year in the program. The AP exam results for 29 high schools participating in the IMF program in 10 states showed an average 64 percent increase in qualifying scores on AP math, science and...

2008-07-17 18:00:19

Tom Luce, CEO of the National Math and Science Initiative (NMSI), will testify before Congress on Tuesday, July 22, about the urgent need to provide more funding for math and science education in the United States. "Time is running out while our competitors in other countries move ahead - just this week two universities in China moved ahead of American universities in graduating students who earn PhDs here in the United States," the longtime educator leader said this week. "We are moving...