Summary of Recent Affiliate Accomplishments and Upcoming Activities:
The Pennsylvania affiliate hosted its twelfth annual symposium May 16-17, 2018 on the Shippensburg University campus. AMTE Executive Director, Tim Hendrix, provided the opening plenary session on Tales from the Front in which he led a discussion on various issues surrounding our work as mathematics teacher educators. In addition, Judd Pittman, Special Consultant to the Secretary of Education for STEM in the Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE) outlined PDE’s work and initiatives in STEM Education. PAMTE Leaders shared priorities in mathematics teacher education with Pittman, which began a collaboration between PDE and PAMTE in promoting high quality K-12 mathematics education in PA.