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TERC’s iSWOOP2.0 Launches National Science Communications Program in Acadia

TERC unveils a nation-wide effort to make the scientific research happening in and around America’s national parks visible to the public.

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Featured Videos


Eight TERC projects have videos highlighted as part of the NSF 2016 Video Showcase “Advancing STEM Learning For All”. Watch all of them and join the discussion! More »

Featured Product

  Zoombinis Available Now for iOS and Android Tablets

Zoombinis, the small blue creatures, each with distinct personalities and appearances, are all imprisoned by the evil Bloats who took over their home – and they need your help to reach the safety of Zoombiniville. Using logic, data analysis, pattern finding and problem solving skills, children and adults will face a series of increasingly difficult challenges set within entertaining environments such as Pizza Pass, Titanic Tattooed Toads and Mudball Wall.  Learn More »

TERC Expresses its Fullest Gratitude to Founder Arthur H. Nelson

As TERC celebrates more than 50 years in STEM education, we offer special gratitude to our founder, Arthur H. Nelson, who passed away on November 28, 2015 at the age of 92. More >>

Featured Research

White Paper: Under the Microscope
Authors:
Brian Drayton, Gilly Puttick, and Meaghan Donovan.

The 2013 white paper, Under the Microscope, examines research literature on biology labs (1987-2007), including papers and dissertations in English from 23 research journals, and covering work done in North America, Europe, Africa, Asia, and Australia. The study evaluated the papers to discern trends, summarize findings, and identify gaps in the literature on biology labs from grade 5 to introductory college courses. Read More »

Featured Service

Investigations PD Online Courses

Online courses' interactive sessions include readings, doing math, watching classroom video clips, and looking at and sorting student work. Participants share, collaborate, and reflect on the key learnings of each session with other educators in the Discussion Forum.  Learn More »

 

TERC NEWS 

 May 16, 2016—Press Release  
TERC’s iSWOOP2.0 Launches National Science Communications Program in Acadia

May 10, 2016—Press Release 
TERC Hosts NSF 2016 STEM for All Video Showcase

April 28, 2016—Announcement
TERC takes part in the 10th Annual Cambridge Science Festival

April 12, 2016—Announcement
NCSM and NCTM are in San Francisco CA this year and so is TERC!

April 6, 2016—Press Release
TERC Board Names Interim Leader Laurie Brennan President