Early childhood: Where learning begins-Mathematics. Mathematical activities for parents and their 2- to 5-year-old children.
This site provides links to math sites of organizations, states, and countries.
Links to the state frameworks and standards for mathematics education.
Teachers describe ways to bring the real world into the classroom.
Building Blocks is funded by the National Science Foundation to create mathematics curriculum materials for young children.
A list of Website sources for mathematics standards for early childhood.
Family Math, at the University of California, Berkeley, focuses its activities on families learning math together.
Math resources for teachers and families. See especially Advice & Answers in the Parents section.
Mathematical Perspectives Teacher Center provides pre-K to grade 6 math educators with tools, strategies, and assessments.
The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics Principles and Standards for School Mathematics.
Early Childhood Mathematics: Promoting Good Beginnings-A joint position statement of NAEYC and the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics.
Eugene Geist, Ph.D., is an assistant professor in the Child and Family Studies Area at Ohio University in Athens. He has been working with children under the age of five to understand how they develop mathematical knowledge and to develop effective ways to encourage math learning in young children.
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