Sunday, May 26, 2019
Announcements

Kentucky Center for Mathematics course catalog available

The Kentucky Center for Mathematics’ 2018-2019 Course Catalog is available for mathematics educators.
Conferences

Virtual Math Summit offers 31 presentations for elementary teachers

Build Math Minds will host its Virtual Math Summit, a free online professional learning event featuring 31 mathematics education presentations for teachers in grades pre-K-5, from July 30-Aug. 1.
Conferences

Workshop will help educators understand progression of fractions

Green River Regional Educational Cooperative (GRREC) will host a workshop designed to help educators deepen their understanding of the progression of fractions July 24-25 at its training facility in Bowling Green.
Conferences

Math teachers’ group seeks proposals for fall conference

The Kentucky Council of Teachers of Mathematics (KCTM) is accepting proposals for the KCTM Fall Conference, which will be Nov. 3 at Frederick Douglass High School in Lexington.
News

Kentuckians win Presidential Award for math, science teaching

Grant County's Shannon Brickler and Somerset Independent's Natasha Craft are among 104 educators nationwide to be recognized as winners of the prestigious Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.
Resources

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.
Conferences

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.
News

KDE seeking feedback on revised mathematics standards

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

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.
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.