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SMTC

Office Hours:

Mon-Fri 8:00 - 5:00 (School Year)

Mon-Fri 7:30 - 4:30 (Summer)

1000 E. University Ave.

Dept. 3992

Wyoming Hall 453

Laramie, WY 82071, WY

Phone: 307.766.6381

Fax: 307.766.3792

Email: smtc@uwyo.edu

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Science and Math Teaching Center

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The Science and Mathematics Teaching Center (SMTC) is devoted to excellence in P-20 science and mathematics teaching and learning. Functioning as an interdisciplinary collaboration in Academic Affairs under Graduate Education Interdisciplinary Degree Program, the SMTC facilitates professional development that support educators in Wyoming and across the United States.

 


 

The Science and Math Teaching Center:

  • Facilitates collaboration between UW faculty & K-12 educators. 
  • Serves as a resource center for teachers.
  • Conducts research
  • Provides professional development and outreach services.
  • Offers 3 Master's programs.
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FALL 2019 Highlights:

  • We are putting together plans for our 50th Anniversary.  Starting with a Speaker Series this spring and ending with a Celebration with all our friends, alumni and former faculty and staff in the fall.  Look for more information in the coming weeks.
  • Five - 2 year Teton Science Students enrolled in the Natural Education Masters program. Welcome to Laramie Megan, Tracy, Ingrid, Colton and Jackson. 
  • Ana Houseal, Martha Inouye and Clare Gunshenan are working in four different school districts, providing professional development on the Next Generation Science Standards.  
  • Since the beginning of the summer we have had twelve Plan B defenses in all three Masters programs.
    • MMA
      • John Ripley - Using Problem Solving to Teach Metacognition in the Sixth Grade Mathematics Classroom
      • Lana Mecca - National Boards and Beyond
    • MSC
      • Lauren John - Developmentallly Appropriate Standards: A Recommendations to Kellogg F.I.E.L.D School
      • Tyler Loyd - Observations Unrecorded is Knowledge Lost: How Nature Journals Create Better Observers
    • NED
      • Asnoldo Benitez -  An Assessment of Native American Students' Perceptions of Support and Interpersonal Climate Between Faculty, Staff and Peers.
      • Clare Gunshenan - Learning Through Inquiry: A Mixed Exploration of Learning and Research in Three Residential Environmental Education Instructional Models.
      • Samuel Neirman - Creating a Context-Sensitive and Utilization-Focused Evaluative Framework for Haub School Field Courses
      • Alex Sivitskis - Developing and Piloting an Assessment Instrument to Measure Change in Student Geospatial Thinking and Earth Systems Understanding.
      • Sarah Thacher - Prace-Related Approaches in Teacher Education: A Revien of Literature on Place-Related Approaches in Preservice Teachers Educations.
      • Prem Timsina - Investigating the Ability of Bhutanese Teachers to Understand and Carry Out Action Research in Teaching
      • Carlos Trejos Jimenez - Evidence of Place-Based Education in Costa Rican High School Education.
      • Kamille Winslow - Yellowstone Stories: An Exploration of Interpreter Attributes and Their Art & Science of Program Delivery.

 


 

Contact Us

SMTC

Office Hours:

Mon-Fri 8:00 - 5:00 (School Year)

Mon-Fri 7:30 - 4:30 (Summer)

1000 E. University Ave.

Dept. 3992

Wyoming Hall 453

Laramie, WY 82071, WY

Phone: 307.766.6381

Fax: 307.766.3792

Email: smtc@uwyo.edu

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