Sunday, July 15, 2018

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.

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.