Rice University School Mathematics Project (RUSMP) Mission: To create a better understanding of the nature, beauty, and importance of mathematics and to promote effective teaching of mathematics. Our mission has expanded to include supporting science, technology, engineering, and the arts as they relate to mathematics. Since its inception in 1987, RUSMP has been providing a bridge between the Rice University mathematics research community and the K-12 STEM teaching community across the state and beyond.
Online registration is now open for the 2017 RUSMP Fall Networking Conference which will be held on Saturday morning, September 16 in Sewall Hall on the Rice University campus. RUSMP’s Director of Curriculum Integration, Robin Ward will start the... Read more
Author Robin Ward describes how kindergarten teachers used Paul Klee's shape-filled Castle and Sun (1928) as a springboard to implementing a multi-faceted art lesson that allowed kindergarten students to explore mathematics (geometry, counting, and graphing),and which also provided opportunities... Read more