Center for Enhancing Education in Mathematics and Sciences


STEM Professions

November 13, 2017 Do you like building things and working outdoors? So do civil engineers! They design and build roads, tunnels, dams, bridges, and many other useful systems. To learn more, click here November 6, 2017 Did you ever think […]

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STEM Ways with Words

November 15, 2017 Here are two books that can be used to create contexts for problems in your classrooms November 8, 2017 Two resources every STEM educator should have in their library!  October 25, 2017 Check out these resources, and […]

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STEM in the News

November 14, 2017 Read about the Dream Chaser space plane and its first flight! This article can provide a context to many STEM topics. Click here for the article! November 7, 2017 Read how the San Francisco 49ers are supporting […]

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2017 Geospatial Academy

Secondary science, math, STEM, CTE, and social studies teachers, academic coaches, and administrators who work with students in grades 6-12 are welcome to apply and attend the 2017 Geospatial Academy. The 2017 Geospatial Academy is a seven-day professional development opportunity […]

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Supporting Family STEM Nights

The Math Counts Project is supporting elementary and middle schools across Campbell County (TN) to host their first series of Family STEM Nights (7 this semester).  In supporting these schools, the Math Counts Team hosted two after-school professional developments on […]

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My Calculus Project

In part of CEEMS Community Mathematics Project, CEEMS Director Dr. Lynn Hodge and Dr. Jeneva Clark, of the UTK Mathematics Department, have teamed up for the “My Calculus” Project. This project aims to teach undergraduate Calculus through social justice themed […]

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CEEMS Talks Research at TN STEM Conference

CEEMS Director Lynn Hodge and TPTE Graduate Assistants Ashley Walther and Michael Lawson attended this year’s 11th Annual Tennessee STEM Research Conference in Murfreesboro, TN.  The purpose of the conference is to engage researchers and collaborators across the state in […]

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Following Up with Tennessee Math Teachers

This school year Tennessee K-12 math teachers are taking time out of their weekends gain new resources and reflect on their practice at professional developments led by the Math Counts team.  These professional development opportunities are a follow-up to intensive […]

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Meeting Teachers at TMTA!

This year CEEMS director Dr. Lynn Hodge and TPTE graduate assistants Ashley Walther and Michael Lawson traveled to Middle Tennessee State University to present at the Tennessee Mathematics Teacher Association state conference.  At the conference the team met with teachers across […]

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