Be active in the work of MCTM. Members are being sought for the Equity Task Force, Instructional Practice Task Force or the Professional Practices Committee. Get details and sign up.
Opportunity: Pearson is seeking experienced University and PK-12 Educators to evaluate edTPAs for the 2015 Spring scoring window. Pearson is in high need of mathematics educators who have supervised new teachers in this specific content specialty. Learn more at http://scoreedtpa.pearson.com/. (Disclaimer)
Think spring! Keynote information, speaker proposal form, and registration forms now available for the MCTM Spring Conference in Duluth.
MCTM congratulates math teachers Sarah Currier and Carissa Tobin (both of Minneapolis) who are MN finalists for Presidential Award for Mathematics
The CONNECT committee has established a blog at https://mctmconnect.wordpress.com/ and a Twitter account at @mctmCONNECT. Become a follower if you are a pre-service or new teacher. If you are more experienced, pass it along to a newer colleague - and then follow it yourself, as well.Tweets by @mctm_mn
SW/WC Regional Math Conference is being held January 12, 2015 at Marshall Endorsed by MCTM. Sue Wygant is the keynote.
MDE/MCTM MESPA Presentation
Get the resources from the February 6, 2014 presentation. (The 2013 resources are also still posted here.)
See the status of State Legislation important to you as a professional.
Frameworks for the Minnesota Mathematics & Science Standards have been posted on the SciMathMN website.
Grade 11 Mathematics DRAFT Test Specifications - The DRAFT Test Specifications for Grade 11 Mathematics MCA-III and Grade 11 Mathematics MCA-Modified are available on the MDE web site. The specifications are based on the Minnesota Academic Standards in Mathematics revised in 2007. Comments are welcome and should be emailed to email@example.com with "Mathematics MCA-III Grade 11 and MCA-Modified Grade 11 Test Specifications" in the subject line. The document will remain in draft form until the first operational administration in 2014.
Common Core State Standards have been released.
Beginning and Preservice Teachers: MCTM CONNECT is an initiative of MCTM that attempts to reach out and support pre-service Math teachers and those in their first few years. Take a look.