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International STEMSS Teacher-Related Materials

To get a greater global understanding of STEMSS subjects, the links below are websites which focus on international/multicultural STEMSS teaching materials. The links below take you to the home pages for national academies and other organizations, many of which are in the language of the country. However, many of these websites have an English version. Social studies topics are found under the "Human Society" topic throughout this website.

Physical Setting & Living Environment | The Designed World | The Mathematical World | Human SocietyGeneral Information

The Physical Setting & Living Environment (Sciences)


Chilean Science Teachers Association


China Association of Children’s Science Instruction

Science for All Americans and other Project 2061 publications in Mandarin Chinese


Department of Education and Skills


Associazione Nazionale degli Insegnanti di Scienze Naturali


Science for All Japanese


Mexican Science Teachers Association

Science for All Americans in Spanish


The Association for Science Education (ASE)

ASE Regional map

ASE Scotland

ECSITE – European Network of Science Centres and Museums            

Planet Science News

Scotland - Science            

Science and Plants for Schools (SAPS)


Science Across the World ttp://

Asia Pacific Network of Science & Technology Centres (ASPAC)

British Council Schools Online

British Council Schools Online Partner countries

XPLORA [European gateway to science education]

Other organizations of interest:

National Science Teachers Association

Schon, Isabel. 2007. Libros de siencias en Espanol. Science & Children 44(7): 49-53

University of Wisconsin-Madison Global Studies Outreach for K-12 Educators

The Designed World
(Technology, Engineering, Agriculture)

American Society for Engineering Education, International Division

First Lego League International

International Federation of Engineering Education Societies

The Mathematical World


Canadian Province affiliates of NCTM are linked at


Association of Mathematics Education Teachers

The Association of Teachers of Mathematics

British Society for Research into Learning Mathematics

England – National Curriculum  

National Association of Mathematics Advisors  

Millennium Mathematics Project (University of Cambridge)


Scotland - Mathematics

Scotland - Numeracy

Shell Centre

Human Society
(Knowledge, Data Processing, Religion and Science, Social Sciences, Anthropology, Social Issues, Education, Literature, General Geography and History)
STEM Resources


Councils of Ministers of Education

Provincial & Territorial Depts of Education


National Minister of Education


Secretary of cultural affairs


Department of Education and Skills


Secretary of Public Education 


Ministry of Education & Research



Scotland – Social Studies

Other organizations of interest:

Association for Childhood Education International
Association for Childhood Education International

Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC)

Batchelder Children’s Book Award

Growing up around the world

Pura Belpre Award

Barahona Center for the Study of Books in Spanish for Children and Adolescence

Children’s Book Council of Australia

Children’s Book Council’s Outstanding International Books


Cultural Representations in Children’s Literature

Database of Award-Winning Children’s Literature

Global School Net

International Board on Books for Young People (IBBY)

International Children’s Digital Library

International Education and Resource Network

International Reading Association

Children’s Book Awards

Notable Books for a Global Society

National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS)

Notable Trade Books for Young People – Global Connections

Passport: International Children's Literature

Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators

International Chapters

United Nations’ cyberschoolbus

United States Board on Books for Young People (USBBY)

Outstanding International Books

Wisconsin International Outreach Consortium

Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction

International Education Council

Strategies for achieving global literacy

General Information

Carnegie Medal is awarded annually to the writer of an outstanding book for children.

European Union [web portal]  

International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions

International School Services

Learning and Teaching Scotland

National Endowment [UK] for Science, Technology and the Arts (NESTA)

Partnership for 21st Century Skills – Global Awareness

United Nations

U.S. Department of State
            US Embassies, Consulates, & Diplomatic Missions

University of Northern Iowa’s Overseas Placement Service for Educators

Wisconsin DPI’s International Education Council