Welcome to the TE-MAT database! This site was developed to support professional
development providers as they design and implement programs for pre-service and
in-service K - 12 mathematics and science teachers.
In this database you will find:
A Conceptual Framework
This framework highlights key elements critical to the design and
implementation of effective professional development programs, with numerous
links to relevant reviews of materials and practitioner essays.
Reviews of Materials
This searchable collection of reviews is the heart of the database, intended to
help K - 12 mathematics and science professional development providers more
readily select materials appropriate for their program goals. Reviews may be
browsed by purpose, subject/grade level, topic area, features, or author and
title, using the navigation bar to the left.
A good place to begin is to become familiar with the underlying
Philosophy of TE-MAT
, then explore the elements of the