NebraskaMATH Newsletter - Summer 2016

LPS Math in the Middle graduates - August 2016
LPS Math in the Middle graduates - August 2016

72 teachers will earn master's degrees in August

Congratulations to the 72 Nebraska teachers who will earn master's degrees from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln on Aug. 13, in part as a result of their participation in NebraskaMATH or the Nebraska Math and Science Summer Institutes. Continue reading…

Join us for reception before NATM

Dan MeyerThe Nebraska Association of Teachers of Mathematics will hold its 2016 annual conference on Friday, Sept. 9, in Kearney. Join us for a NebraskaMATH reception and presentation on Thursday night. The doors will open at 5:30, with dinner served at 6:30 and presentations to follow at 7 p.m. Continue reading…

377 graduate students further their education

Jesse Andres (center), instructor for CSCE 890: Robotics for Teachers, helps Dan Schaben (left) and Matt James set up their robots.In summer 2016, 377 distinct teachers and graduate students in math education took a course through the Nebraska Math and Science Summer Institutes or other NebraskaMATH programs for a total of 701 registrations in 43 math, science and pedagogy classes. We appreciate your support of our programs. Continue reading…

LPS honors staff with Inspire Awards

2016 LPS Inspire Award winnersThe Foundation for Lincoln Public Schools recently honored students and staff of LPS with the Inspire Awards at the end of the 2015-16 school year. NebraskaMATH honorees were Lacey Eddy, Kristy Kennedy, Corie Lubash, Lisa Ryba, Jessica Tewalt and Deb Watchorn. Continue reading…

Originally published August 9, 2016 - Submit an Item