The University of Notre Dame

University of Notre Dame
Science, Mathematics and Engineering Outreach Center


The University of Notre Dame Homepage Notre Dame Outreach Centers Local School Corporations
Saint Marys College Indiana University at South Bend Education Department Local Institutions and Community Organizations
Links to Local Science Museums Links to interesting Science Education sites Links to Governmental and other Science support sites

University of Notre Dame Centers with Outreach programs in Science, Mathematics and Engineering

School Corporations:

John Glenn
South Bend
New Prairie
South Bend Catholic Schools
Union North

Local Institutions and Community Organizations:

TAMS, The Teachers Academy for Maths and Sciences,Chicago
St. Joseph County Park District
ETHOS, Encouraging Technology and Hands-On Science, Elkhart
NIESC, Northern Indiana Educational Services Center

Some Children's and Science Museums

Healthworks Kids' Museum Memorial Hospital, South Bend
Hannah Lindahl's Childrens Museum Main St., Mishawaka
Curious Kids' Museum Benton Harbor
The Childrens' Museum Indianapolis
COSI The Columbus Science Museum
Chicago Science Museum on the Lake Front at 57th Street
Scitech Hands-on Museum in Aurora, Illinois, just west of Chicago
DuPage Children's Museum in Naperville, just west of the Tri-state I-94, Chicago
The Exploratorium San Francisco

Some Other interesting science sites

Guided Inquiry, Lillian C. McDermott and The Physics Education Group of the Physics Department, University of Washington
A Progress Report On Decade-Long Science Education Reform Movement from Bayer, 11 May 2004
ITN The Innovative Science Teaching NewsletterVirtual Museums and more
STSCE A BIBLIOGRAPHY of "Students' and Teachers' Conceptions and Science Education"
SDSA San Diego Science Alliance
Science Toys Construction fun
Physics Videos, from Wake Forest University
Physics Demos, from Glenbrook South Highschool
A Web-based physics course, First principles, from Michigan State University

Governmental and other science support links

SEFI Science Foundation of Indiana
HASTI Hoosier Association of Science Teachers
NSTA National Science Teachers Association
Education in St. Joseph County, Chamber of Commerce
IDEA Indiana Department of Education
--------- Indiana Academic Standards Resources
U.S. Department of Education
U.S. National Science Foundation, Education Department
The Siemens Foundation, Scholarships and awards
CIESE Center for Innovation in Engineering & Science Education
The Space Sciences Laboratory at UC Berkeley
GLOBE A worldwide, hands-on education and science program
TERC Research in Science and Math Learning
Yahoo K-12 science listing
South Bend City Directory

For further information about our organization, or for suggestions for further inclusions in this web-page, contact Gordon Berry at or 574-631-4012