Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Equity in mathematics

Jefferson County's Lynn Smith explains how teachers need to shift away from the traditional "do as I do" methodologies and toward collaborative and engaging activities that promote deeper learning in order to meet the college and career readiness needs of our students and prepare them for global competition.

Statistics education workshop for math teacher educators offered at UK

A statistics education workshop for current and future mathematics teacher educators will be held March 23 at the University of Kentucky’s Taylor Education Complex in Lexington.

It’s March Mathness time with these learning opportunities

Are you looking for some virtual professional learning during March? It’s March Mathness time!

KET, PBS provide resources for Pi Day

Kentucky Educational Television (KET) and PBS LearningMedia is offering several resources for teachers to use on Pi Day, March 14.

U.S. Census Bureau providing free school resources about statistics

Preparations are underway for the 2020 U.S. Census, and the U.S. Census Bureau is providing free resources to schools through its Statistics in Schools (SIS) program.

Two mathematics learning conferences set for March

Looking to strengthen you skills in March? Check out these upcoming professional learning conferences.

Algebra 2 EOC field test face-to-face training offered

Educators can sign up now for a face-to-face training session being offered by the Kentucky Department of Education for the new Algebra 2 end-of-course assessment.

National Council of Teacher of Mathematics president-elect to visit Louisville

The Greater Louisville Council of Teachers of Mathematics (GLTCM) will hold its winter meeting featuring National Council of Teachers of Mathematics President-Elect Robert Berry on Feb. 15 at Louisville Collegiate School.
Steve Martell

Creating community opportunities in the math classroom

Henry County's Steve Martell says getting community members into your math classroom is important to show students how math applies in the real world, but you need to ask them strategic questions to get the most out of the visit.

New formative assessment lesson released

A new mathematics formative assessment lesson (FAL) has been posted to the Kentucky Department of Education’s formative assessment webpage.