Organizations and Universities

California Schools, Colleges, and Universities


California School Directory

This online directory contains information about all California public schools, private schools, nonpublic nonsectarian schools, school districts, and county offices of education.


All Community College, California State University, and University of California Campuses

The California Mathematics Council for Community Colleges (CMC3) organization maintains a Web page that contains a directory of and links to the home pages of all campuses of the California Community Colleges, California State University, and University of California systems, as well as a number of four-year colleges and universities in California. Visit http://www.cmc3.org/directory.html to access this information.


California State University (CSU) Departments of Education


California State University (CSU) Mathematics Departments


California Mathematics Education News

The California Online Mathematics Education Times (COMET) is a free weekly publication designed to help keep mathematics teachers and educational leaders on the cutting edge of state and national news and information regarding professional issues, events, and opportunities. Back issues (2000-2013) are available in a searchable archive at http://comet.cmpso.org


CAMTE Archives





California Links


Professional Organizations, Advisory Groups, and Departments

American Educational Research Association 

American Mathematical Society 

American Psychological Association 

Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education 

Association for Educational Communications & Technology 

Association of Mathematics Teacher Educators 

Association of Supervision and Curriculum Development 

Association of Women in Mathematics

 California Mathematics Council 

Computer-Using Educators, Inc. 

Council of Chief State School Officers 

International Commission on Mathematical Instruction 

International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education 

Mathematical Association of America 

National Council of Supervisors of Mathematics 

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics 

National Governor's Association 

National Mathematics Advisory Panel 

National Science Teachers Association 

North American Chapter of the International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education 

President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST) 

Research Council on Mathematics Learning 

School Science and Mathematics Association 

SIG/Research in Mathematics Education 

TODOS: Mathematics for ALL 

U.S. Department of Education 

Women in Mathematics Education 


Professional Publications

  • Education Week
  • Educational Leadership (and other ASCD publications)
  • Investigations in Mathematics Learning
  • Issues in Teacher Education 
  • Journal of Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Monitor on Psychology 
  • Mathematical Association of America publications 
  • NCTM journals: Teaching Children Mathematics; Teaching Mathematics in the Middle School; Mathematics Teacher; Journal for Research in Mathematics Education 
  • Next Generation Science Standards 
  • NewScientist (The World's No.1 Science & Technology News Service) 
  • Phi Delta Kappan
  • The Scientist 
  • Teaching for Excellence and Equity in Mathematics

  • Professional Reports and Documents

  • Adding It Up: Helping Children Learn Mathematics (National Research Council)
  • AMTE Documents 
  • Before It's Too Late 
  • Common Core Standards
  • Curriculum Focal Points for Prekindergarten Through Grade 8 Mathematics
  • Engaged to Excel 
  • Foundations for Success: The Final Report of the National Mathematics Advisory Panel
  • A Framework for K-12 Science Education
  • Mathematics Framework (California)
  • National Center for Mathematics and Science (reports) 
  • Principles and Standards for School Mathematics (NCTM) 
  • Race to the Top Fund 
  • Rising Above the Gathering Storm 
  • Standards for Elementary Mathematics Specialists: A Reference for Teacher Credentialing and Degree Programs
  • The Mathematical Education of Teachers (CBMS) 
  • The Mathematical Education of Teachers II 
  • The World is Flat 
  • TIMSS Reports 

  • SMARTER Balanced Assessment Consortium (www.smarterbalanced.org/)

    One-page topical factsheets about the SMARTER Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC) are available on the SBAC Web site. A summary of the links is available on the California Department of Education's comprehensive SBAC Web page (www.cde.ca.gov/ta/tg/sa/smarterbalanced.asp). Descriptive URLs have been provided below for the factsheets:

  • SMARTER Balanced Factsheet -- Provides an overview of the assessment system
  • Computer Adaptive Testing Factsheet -- Describes the benefits of computer adaptive testing (CAT), which is an integral part of SBAC
  • Factsheet for Parents -- Explains the SBAC system for parents
  • Factsheet for Policymakers -- Explains key features of the SBAC system for policymakers
  • Factsheet for Teachers -- Describes how teachers are involved in the SBAC development process
  • Higher Education Factsheet -- Explains how the SBAC is working with the higher education community