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Faculty Resources

The Center of Excellence is dedicated to providing professional developmental resources to our faculty. See below for a list of resources that can aid in improving teaching effectiveness and research capabilities.

Additionally, visit the Instructional Resources tab for more ideas.

Grants | Resources | Reports on STEM Education

Grant Proposal Information
NSF Grant Proposal Guide
NSF Education and Human Resources Directorate
ASD R&E HBCUs/MIs Information Webinar


Campus Technology
How People Learn
Tomorrow's Professor
Hispanic Outlook
Entering Mentoring-A Seminar to Train a New Generation of Scientists
Federal STEM Education 5-Year Strategic Plan
TODOS: Mathematics for All
Campus Technology
Challenge-Based Instruction at UTPA
Conferences in Higher Education
Math Institutes
Statistical Consulting Center
Richard Tapia Center for Excellence and Equity
National Research Council
Texas Education Agency Mathematics
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics
Region One Education Service
Math in the Media 
NSF Broader Impacts
NSF Broadening Participation
BioInteractive for Biology & Chemistry
iBioSeminars for Biology & Chemistry
NASA Digital Learning Network
Science from AAAS
CAHSI- Computing Alliance of Hispanic Serving Institutions
Printable Posters in Mathematics
NIMBioS-National Institute for Mathematical and Biological Synthesis



Reports on STEM Education

Report Organization
RISE Above the Gathering Storm RISE
Why So Few AAUW
Preparing the Next Generation of STEM Innovators NSB
Prepare and Inspire: K-12 Education in STEM for America's Future STEM
Expanding Underrepresented Minority Participation: America's Science and Technology Talent at the Crossroads NSF
Preparing Teachers: Building Evidence for Sound Policy NSF
Transforming American Education: Learning Powered by Technology U.S. Dept. of Education
Running on Empty: Failure to Teach K-12 Computer Science in the Digital Age ACM


Disclaimer: These links are provided for informational purposes only. Inclusion does not constitute endorsement. Neither the Center of Excellence in STEM nor The University of Texas - Pan American can guarantee the accuracy or the timeliness of the information on these sites.