2013 PAEMST Winner Announced

Posted by on Jul 13, 2015 in Announcements | No Comments

MCTM congratulates Leif Carlson of Jefferson Community School in Minneapolis for being named Minnesota’s 2013 mathematics awardee for the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST).

Enhance Your Professional Development with NCTM Membership

Posted by on Apr 17, 2015 in Announcements | No Comments

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 […]

Twelve teachers receive support to attend 2015 MCTM Spring Conference

Posted by on Apr 15, 2015 in Announcements | No Comments

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 […]

Get bargains at the used book sale at MCTM Spring Conference

Posted by on Apr 15, 2015 in Announcements | No Comments

  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! […]

Looking for Volunteers

Posted by on Apr 2, 2015 in Announcements | No Comments

  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. […]

For teachers in their first three years

Posted by on Mar 30, 2015 in Announcements, Opportunities | 2 Comments

Please join us at the CONNECT session for pre-service and beginning teachers on Thursday April 30, 2015 from 7pm to 9pm, the evening before the joint MCTM/MinnMATYC Spring Conference.

MN Legislative Activity

Posted by on Mar 30, 2015 in Announcements | No Comments

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  […]

MCTM Spring Conference Keynote Speaker is Matt Larson

Posted by on Mar 14, 2015 in Announcements | No Comments

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 […]

MCA and assessment updates

Posted by on Mar 14, 2015 in Announcements | No Comments

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.

MCTM CONNECT A resource for beginning teachers

Posted by on Feb 14, 2015 in Announcements, Opportunities | No Comments

Pre-service teachers and those in their first few years of teaching are invited to the CONNECT Session held during 7:00–9:00 PM on Thursday, April 30th