Thursday, October 17, 2019
Resources

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.
Resources

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.
Conferences

Two mathematics learning conferences set for March

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

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.
Conferences

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.
Resources

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.

Tips and tools: Desmos

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

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.
Learning

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.