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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, 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 2018 Highlights

  • Seven - 2 year Teton Science Students enrolled in the Natural Education Masters program. Welcome to Laramie. 
  • Ana Houseal and Martha Inouye are working in six different school districts, providing professional development on the Next Generation Science Standards.
  • Since the beginning of the summer we have had eleven Plan B defenses in all three Masters programs.
    • MMA
      • Kristy Palmer -Learning Mathematics the Write Way:
        How does Writing in Mathematics affect Mathematics Learning in Middle School?
      • Theresa Graves - Teacher Knowledge and Perception of
        Mathematics Disabilities and Dyscalculia
      • Joseph Kozlowski - Factors that Influence Creative Thinking in Mathematics
      • Cody Marvel - Data Analysis in Middle School Students: What is the current performance level?
      • Janie Woolson - Games as Learning Tools
    • MSC
      • John Olson - Enhancing Pedagogy with the Nature of Science
      • Daniel Johnson - Food for the Brain: Student and Teacher Perceptions of Exercise on Student Behavior and Enthusiasm for School
      • John Ruckman - Using Storylines to Enhance Student Understanding of Space Systems
    • NED
      • Margaret dePasquale - The Long-Term Effects on Conceptual Change and Affect for Preservice Teachers one Year After a Cave Automatic Virtual Environment (CAVE) Experience
      • Margaret Vest - Impacts of Place-Based Professional Development on Teachers' Defense
      • Jessica Black - Revitalizing Educational Gardens for Resilience: An Elementary School Garden Case Study and Literature Review

 


 

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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