THE APPALACHIAN MATHEMATICS AND SCIENCE PARTNERSHIP. The Partnership’s primary support is a $22 million dollar grant over five years from the National Science Foundation (NSF). Partners include 52 Rural School districts in KY, TN and VA 9 Higher education institutions in the region.
THE APPALACHIAN MATHEMATICS AND SCIENCE PARTNERSHIP
The Partnership’s primary support is a $22 million dollar grant over five years from the National Science Foundation (NSF).
AMSP seeks to reform and strengthen math and science instruction in pre K-12 classrooms in the Central Appalachian region.
Part of AMSP’s strategy is to establish an integrated elementary, secondary and higher education system.
The system will feature a continuum of learning as partners at all levels capitalize on opportunities to be both teachers and learners.
The four major related program initiatives are:
Evaluation of the institutes and follow-up implementation will help inform pre-service courses for teachers, in-service education and instruction in K-12 classrooms.
A statement of AMSP’s very ambitious vision and benchmarks for success may be found on the AMSP website
along with other information about AMSP.