Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Tips and tools: Desmos

Desmos is a free online graphing calculator that can be used by an individual or with a class.

Look for these new mathematics virtual learning opportunities

It’s a new year with new virtual professional learning opportunities that keep you learning in the field of mathematics from the comfort of your home.

KCM is looking for teachers to join new learning cohort

Applications are now being accepted for new members of the Foundations for Primary Grades Mathematics (2nd- and 3rd-grade teachers) cohorts.

KCM mathematics’ conferences set

The 2018 Kentucky Center for Mathematics (KCM) Conference will be March 5-6 at the Marriott Griffin Gate Resort in Lexington. Information about the conference will be posted on the KCM website.

A math community sets the stage for deeper learning

To prepare students for future careers, we need to help them develop problem-solving skills. Jefferson County's Angela Harris shares how her district is trying to make the shift.

Using formative assessment to guide learning

Madison County's Sarah Shaffer explains how one school is using formative assessment lessons to get students more involved in their mathematics lessons.

Tips and tools: 3-Act Tasks

3-Act Tasks are free instructional tasks that give all students an opportunity to engage in the mathematics through problem solving and reasoning.

Keep your skills sharp with this virtual learning opportunity

Explore this virtual professional learning opportunity that keeps you learning in the field of mathematics from the comfort of your home.

Check out these upcoming mathematics conferences

Make plans now to join fellow mathematics educators and participate in these statewide collegial learning opportunities.

Presidential math, science teaching award nominations open

Nominations are open for the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST), the highest honor bestowed by the U.S. government specifically for K-12 mathematics and science teaching.