Abe Schwartz, NCTM Representative As a mathematics educator or researcher, your passion is ensuring that all students receive the highest quality math education possible. Membership in NCTM means access to the resources you need to turn your passion into measurable student learning outcomes. In addition to exclusive resources and the latest research, membership in NCTM […]
The MCTM Foundation awards grants of up to $500 to augment the funding it takes to attend the MCTM Spring Conference. This spring twelve teachers submitted applications and received awards. You can get more information on this funding possiblility for next year by checking the info at http://mctm.org/foundation.php, stopping by the MCTM Foundation Table in […]
The MCTM Foundation is conducting a sale of gently used professional books for teachers of mathematics. All books and resources are just $1, $2, $5, or $10. Visit the MCTM Foundation tables in the Exhibit Hall. Proceeds help the MCTM Foundation continue professional development activities for teachers of mathematics and you get great resources! […]
The NCTM Regional Conference is November 11-13, 2015. We are excited to welcome regional and national visitors to the great state of Minnesota. The Minnesota Council of Teachers of Mathematics is planning events to celebrate this event both during the conference and in the evening. There will be opportunities to volunteer for 1-4 hours. […]
Please find listed below some possible Bills that you might be interested in reading. You can access these Bills by their code, as shown below, at http://www.leg.state.mn.us/. Possible bills can also be found by keyword at this website. HF 1270 Public high school students required to take the Minnesota comprehensive assessments to graduate. HF 1392 […]
Keynote speaker Matt Larson will address conference attendees both Friday and Saturday, May 1-2 at the 2015 MCTM Spring Conference in Duluth. Matt Larson is the K-12 mathematics curriculum specialist for the Lincoln Public Schools in Lincoln, NE. He is a co-author of various professional books and a member of the writing team for the […]
Prepared by Rosemary Heinitz, Mathematics Assessment Specialist, Minnesota Department of Education
The testing window for the MCA-III Assessments opened on March 9. Here are some reminders about resources to use with students prior to testing and answers to questions about what other tests are required for graduation as well as administered for the first time this school year.