2018 Spring Conference and Symposium

2018 MCTM Spring Conference and Symposium – Information and Registration.

$$$$ Available for MN Math Teachers

Cutler Scholarships Available for Middle Grade Teachers and Teacher Incentive Grants Available from MCTM

Minnesota Math Teachers to Follow on Twitter

Posted by on Oct 1, 2017 in Announcements, Leadership, Opportunities | No Comments

The MCTM Communications Committee has been looking for ways to people connect with other Minnesota math teachers throughout the year. One of the things we have done is create a list of Minnesota math teachers to follow on Twitter in the following Google Doc

PopUp PD and Equity Book Discussion

Posted by on Oct 1, 2017 in Announcements, Opportunities | No Comments

May Vang is starting a monthly Pop-up PD this year. Annie Perkins organized a small number of people to read “Weapons of Math Destruction”

Project Dragonfly – 2018 Earth Expeditions

Posted by on Sep 1, 2017 in Announcements, Opportunities | No Comments

Miami University’s Project Dragonfly is accepting applications for 2018 Earth Expeditions graduate courses that offer extraordinary experiences in 16 countries throughout the world.

How to Get Involved in MCTM

Posted by on Sep 1, 2017 in Announcements, Leadership, Opportunities | No Comments

Are you interested in getting more involved in the Minnesota Council of Teachers of Mathematics but don’t know where to get started?

Welcome to August!!

As we look at heading back to school, establishing your classroom community is key to setting the tone for the entire year.  Jo Boaler provides a framework for norms for the mathematics classroom with seven norms.

MCTM Twitter-Intro Sessions

Posted by on Jul 28, 2017 in Announcements, Opportunities | No Comments

The MCTM Communications Committee has heard that people want more ways to connect with other Minnesota math teachers so we are offering 3 times in August to help people get signed up for Twitter.

One Week Course: Entrepreneurship and Design-Thinking for Teachers

Posted by on Jun 20, 2017 in Announcements, Opportunities | No Comments

This brand new, one-week course immerses teachers in design-thinking and lean startup methodology concepts using a hands-on curriculum to promote entrepreneurship with their students. Registration is $80 and all participants will receive a $150 stipend and 35 CEUs upon completing the full course.

MN Math Leaders and MDE Fall Kick-Off

What does fluency with basic facts actually mean, and how is fact fluency developed? During this session, participants will explore meaningful activities and games designed to help children progress along a developmental trajectory towards lasting fact mastery.