STEM+CS
Applied Learning: STEM + Computer Science Programs


GEM Parent Resources

Enrollment in Rigorous Courses Parent Preference Form (pdf)

 

GEM Course Descriptions

 

Advanced Course Descrpitions

 

Web sites

fsassessments.org

www.khanacademy.org

Khan Academy is an organization with the goal of changing education for the better by providing a free world-class education for anyone anywhere. All of the site’s resources are available to anyone. It doesn’t matter if you are a student, teacher, home-schooler, principal, adult returning to the classroom after 20 years, or a friendly alien just trying to get a leg up in earthly biology. Khan Academy’s materials and resources are available to you completely free of charge.

 

www.geogebra.org

Free dynamic mathematics & science software for learning and teaching geometry, algebra, statistics, and calculus.

 

www.illustrativemathematics.org

Illustrative Mathematics is a discerning community of educators sharing carefully vetted resources for teachers and teacher leaders to give our children an understanding of mathematics and skill in using it.

 

map.mathshell.org

The project is working to design and develop well-engineered assessment tools to support US schools in implementing the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics (CCSSM).

 

www.mathopenref.com

This open reference project has the goal of providing high-quality digital content free of charge to the end user, and provide numerous benefits over paper textbooks.

 

www.cpalms.org

CPALMS is committed to providing high-quality, standards-based instructional resources to support the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics and English language arts and the Next Generation Sunshine State Standards for Science.

 

www.parcconline.org

The Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) is a consortium of 22 states plus the U.S. Virgin Islands working together to develop a common set of K-12 assessments in English and Mathematics anchored in what it takes to be ready for college and careers.

 

www.smarterbalanced.org

Smarter Balanced is a state-led consortium developing assessments aligned to the Common Core State Standards in English language arts/literacy and Mathematics that are designed to help prepare all students to graduate high school college- and career-ready.

 

www.ccsstoolbox.com

This site is a resource designed to support districts working to meet the challenge and the opportunity of the new standards. Here you will find tools and instructional materials that help you to better understand and to implement the CCSSM.

 

www.insidemathematics.org

A professional resource for educators passionate about improving students’ mathematics learning and performance. This site features classroom examples of innovative teaching methods and insights into student learning, tools for mathematics instruction that teachers can use immediately, and video tours of the ideas and materials on the site.