NebraskaMATH December 2012 Newsletter

2012 Babies!

2012 BabiesIt has become our end-of-the-year tradition to celebrate the NebraskaMATH colleagues who have added new bundles of joy to their families. Check out these precious pictures and join us in congratulating the happy families! Continue reading…

Watch Math Day video on digital cable

Ryan Goding from Omaha Central accepts his scholarship letter from Dr. Judy WalkerNearly 1,400 students attended UNL Math Day on Nov. 15, 2012. To view a video about Math Day, see full article below. One hundred bowl teams competed in the Math Bowl competition, with Lincoln East, Duchesne Academy, Brownell-Talbot and Nebraska Lutheran taking the top prize in each class. Continue reading…

Registration opens for NCTM Annual Meeting

NCTM's national conference is coming to Denver and the Nebraska Association of Teachers of Math would like to take you there! NATM is organizing a 56-passenger luxury bus, or possibly two, to transport NATM members to Denver for the NCTM national meeting in April 2013. Registration is now open! Continue reading…

Gathering Feedback for Teaching

The Gates Foundation has been funding the Measures of Effective Teaching (MET) project, and is now releasing reports related to what they are learning about providing valid and reliable feedback to teachers for professional development and improvement. Continue reading…

General purpose tools from NCTM

General purpose tools are used to gain access to a wide range of problem-solving situations and mathematical content. These tools require strategies and skills highly applicable or transferable to other technology tools being used simultaneously or in the future. Continue reading…

Originally published December 11, 2012 - Submit an Item