Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Summer Math Challenge can help students retain math skills

The Summer Math Challenge, a free mathematics skills program from the Quantile Framework for Mathematics, is open to students who have completed grades 1-8.

Literacy-focused workshop targets middle school math, science teachers

The Louisville Writing Project will host the 2018-19 Adolescent Literacy Project, a literacy-focused workshop for middle school mathematics and science teachers July 17-20.

Kentucky Girls STEM Collaborative hosting annual conference

The Kentucky Girls STEM Collaborative (KGSC) will host its annual conference June 21 at the University of Kentucky’s Jacobs Science Building in Lexington.

KCM offering free primary mathematics learning opportunity

The Kentucky Center for Mathematics has partnered with the Kentucky Department of Education to offer the Foundations for Primary Graduates Summer Institute, which is designed to give primary educators high-impact professional learning experiences.

KDE seeking feedback on revised mathematics standards

The Kentucky Department of Education is seeking feedback on the revised Kentucky Academic Standards for Mathematics.

Summit on math teacher educators’ standards offered

The Kentucky Association of Mathematics Teacher Educators (KAMTE) will host a summit for teacher educators May 17-18 at Holiday Inn Express Louisville Airport Expo Center.

SREB offering trainings on literacy, math courses for struggling students

The Southern Regional Education Board (SREB) has developed two sets of courses designed to increase student preparedness in literacy and mathematics, and training on both will be offered this summer.

PIMSER offers summer professional learning courses

The Partnership Institute for Math and Science Education (PIMSER) at Eastern Kentucky University is offering several professional learning opportunities this summer. Courses are available for mathematics teachers, science teachers and teachers in any content area.

Workshop on mathematical modeling offered

The Collaborative for Teaching and Learning (CTL) is offering a five-day workshop on using mathematical modeling in the classroom beginning June 6.

UK to host STEM conference for middle school girls, parents

The University of Kentucky Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering Department will host a STEM conference for middle school girls and their parents or guardians April 21 at the Jacobs Science Building on the UK campus in Lexington.