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Association Websites (by Acronym)

AAAS: American Association for the Advancement of Science

AACC: American Association of Community Colleges

AAC&U: Association of American Colleges & Universities

AASCU: American Association of State Colleges and Universities

AAU: Association of American Universities

AMATYC: American Mathematical Association of Two-Year Colleges

AMS: American Mathematical Society

APLU: Association of Public & Land-grant Universities

ASA: American Statistical Association 

ASSM: Association of State Supervisors of Mathematics

AWM: Association for Women in Mathematics

MAA: Mathematical Association of America

NACTC: National Alliance of Community and Technical Colleges

NADE: National Association for Developmental Education

NAICU: National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities

NAM: National Association of Mathematicians

NASH: National Association of System Heads

SIAM: Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics

Organizations, Initiatives, Publications, Reports

The Academy of Inquiry Based Learning

Achieving Systemic Change: A Sourcebook for Advancing and Funding Undergraduate STEM Education (CRUSE report, 2014)

Achieving the Dream (Helping More Community College Students Succeed)

Active Learning (resources compiled by Michigan State University)

Affordable Online Colleges in America: Ranking and Report (by Edudemic)

AMATYC (American Mathematical Association of Two-Year Colleges)
  Beyond Crossroads: Implementing Mathematics Standards in the First Two Years of College

American Mathematical Society (AMS)
  AMS Blog on Teaching and Learning Mathematics
  AMS Committee on Education
  Innovations in College-Level Mathematics Teaching

American Statistical Association (ASA)
  Guidelines for Assessment and Instruction in Statistics Education, 2012
  Guidelines for Undergraduate Programs in Statistical Science
, 2014

Association of American Universities (AAU) Undergraduate STEM Education Initiative

Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) SMTI (Science & Mathematics Teacher Imperative)

Barriers and Opportunities for 2-Year and 4-Year STEM Degrees: Systemic Change to Support Students' Diverse Pathways (National Academies Press, 2016) - and a response from NSF: Opportunities to Address Barriers and Opportunities...

BHEF (Business Higher Education Forum)

Calculus Resources
  Calculus, Systems, and Modeling (alternative calculus course at University of Colorado Boulder)
  Characteristics of Successful Programs in College Calculus (MAA)
  mooculus (introductory calculus online from Ohio State University)
  Project MOSAIC (Modeling, Statistics, Calculus, and Computation)

CBMS (Conference Board on Mathematical Sciences)
  CBMS Survey Reports 2010
  CBMS Member Societies

Center for Algebraic Thinking

Center for Inquiry Based Learning, Mathematics Department, University of Michigan

Center on Education and the Workforce, Georgetown University

Characteristics of Successful Programs in College Calculus (MAA)

CIRTL Network (Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching and Learning), "Committed to advancing the teaching of STEM disciplines in higher education"

Coalition for Reform of Undergraduate STEM Education (CRUSE)

Commission on the Future of Undergraduate Education (American Academy of Arts & Sciences)

Common Vision (MAA)
  final report: A Common Vision for Undergraduate Mathematical Sciences Programs in 2025
  (November 2015)

Community Colleges in the Evolving STEM Education Landscape: Summary of a Summit (National Academies Press, 2012)

Complete College America (CCA)

Core Principles for Transforming Remediation within a Comprehensive Student Success Strategy (from a group of national organizations representing thousands of higher education institutions, 2015)

Dana Center, UT Austin
  Mathematics Pathways: "The Right Math for the Right Student at the Right Time"

Discovering the Art of Mathematics: Mathematical Inquiry in the Liberal Arts

The Discovery Learning Project, UT Austin


Edudemic, connecting education & technology

Engage to Excel (PCAST report, 2012)

Engaging Mathematics 

EU-MATHS-IN (European Service Network of Mathematics for Industry and Innovation)

Federal STEM Education 5-Year Strategic Plan: A Report from the Committee on STEM Education, National Science and Technology Council, 2013  

Fueling Innovation and Discovery (National Academies Press, 2012)

Geometry Labs United (a community of undergraduate geometry research labs)

The IBL Blog (from the Academy of Inquiry Based Learning)

INGenIOuS (INvesting in the next Generation through Innovative and Outstanding Strategies)

Institute for Mathematics and its Applications (IMA)

International Journal of Research in Undergraduate Mathematics Education

Introductory Math Sequences at University of Michigan

ISSUES (Integration of Strategies that Support Undergraduate Education in STEM)

Ithaka S&R (Research & strategic guidance to help the academic community navigate economic & technological change)

Jobs for the Future 
  A Call to Action to Improve Math Placement Policies and Processes, 2015

Journal of Inquiry-Based Learning in Mathematics

Know Innovation ("accelerating interdisciplinary scientific innovation")

League for Innovation in the Community College

Mathematical Association of America (MAA)
  CoMInDS (College Mathematics Instructor Development Source) 
  Common Vision (to develop a shared vision of the need to modernize the undergrad math)
  CUPM (Committee on the Undergraduate Program in Mathematics)
  Partner Discipline Recommendations for Introductory College Mathematics and the Implications for
  College Algebra
, 2011
Curriculum Guide to Majors in the Mathematical Sciences, 2015
  PIC Math: Preparation for Industrial Careers on Mathematical Sciences
  MAA Programs

Math Alliance

Math Emporium

Math for America

Math Programs and Outreach (at University of Nebraska-Lincoln)

Math Resources (compiled by

The Mathematical Sciences in 2025 (National Academies report, 2013)

Mathematics for the Life Sciences, E. Bodine, S. Lenhart & L. Gross (PU Press, 2014) 

MTE-Partnership (Mathematics Teacher Education Partnership)

mooculus (introductory calculus online from Ohio State University)

Moving Beyond Myths: Revitalizing Undergraduate Mathematics (National Academies Press, 1991)

National Association of Math Circles (an initiative of MSRI)

NCAT (National Center for Academic Transformation)

NCTM (National Council of Teachers of Mathematics)

NMSI (National Math and Science Initiative) 

A National Model for Engineering Mathematics Education

New Mathways Project

NovoEd (social learning environment for online courses)

NSF Mathematical Sciences Institutes

Ohio Mathematics Initiative ("Re-envisioning Post-secondary Mathematics")

OpenStax College (formerly Connexions)

The Opportunity Equation (Carnegie-IAS Report on K-12 Mathematics Education, 2009)

OXIDE: Open Chemistry Collaborative in Diversity Equity

P-TECH (Pathways in Technology Early College High School)


Professional Development Introductory Programs (at Math DepartmentUniversity of Michigan)

Project Kaleidoscope

Project MOSAIC (Modeling, Statistics, Calculus, and Computation)

Project NExT

PULSE: The Partnership for Undergraduate Life Sciences Education

Quality in the Undergraduate Experience: What Is It? How Is It Measured? Who Decides? Summary of a Workshop (National Academies Press, 2016)


Reaching Students: What Research Says About Effective Instruction in Undergraduate Science and Engineering (National Academies Press, 2015)

Research Experiences for UndergraduatesNSF (REU Sites: Mathematical Sciences)

SENCER (Scientific Education for New Civic Engagements and Responsibilities)

SIMIODE (Modeling with Differential Equations - online community)

Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM)
  Modeling across the Curriculum, 2012
  Modeling across the Curriculum II, 2014
  Undergraduate Degree Programs in Applied Math, 2014

SIGMAA on RUME (Special Interest Group of the MAA on Research in Undergraduate Mathematics Education)

Stanford 2025 ("An exploration of undergraduate experiences in the future")


STEM Accelerator (a project of George Mason University)

SUMS: Success in Undergraduate MathematicS (a project of Oklahoma State University)

Tennessee Board of Regents
  Co-requisite Remediation Pilot Study (fall 2014 & spring 2015)

TODOS: Mathematics for ALL (Excellence and Equity in Mathematics)

Transforming Institutions: Undergraduate STEM Education for the 21st Century (by Gabriela C. Weaver and Wilella D. Burgess, Purdue University Press, 2015. Summary only; book available for purchase.)

University of Colorado Boulder: Calculus, Systems, and Modeling (alternative calculus course) 

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign initiatives
  Illinois Geometry Lab (a member of Geometry Labs United)
  MIST: Merit Immersion for Students and Teachers
  PI4: Program for Interdisciplinary and Industrial Internships at Illinois
  BioMath: Illinois Biomathematics Program

UTeach Austin (where program was created in 1997 to prepare secondary teachers in STEM fields)

UTeach Institute (supporting replication of UTeach at universities across the US)

UTeach (STEM teacher education in US universities; based on model developed at UT Austin)

Vermont Mathematics Initiative

Vision and Change in Undergraduate Biology Education (AAAS publication, 2011)