AMTE Member Bulletin Board

An Informal Space for AMTE Members

The AMTE Bulletin board is a place for AMTE members to share information about professional development opportunities or mathematics education projects (e.g., events, calls for participation in other professional organizations, resources). Posts are ordered by submission date (most recent first).

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Submitted by: HLee
Posted: Dec 2, 2016

In Spring 2017 (Jan 9-April 26), the following graduate course will be taught by Dr. Hollylynne Lee at NC State completely online.  The course is cross listed as a statistics and mathematics education course. 

EMS/ST 519 Teaching and Learning Statistical Thinking    3 graduate credits

Submitted by: joechampion
Posted: Nov 21, 2016

A thoughtful and timely message about the role of mathematics educators in the present political environment:

Submitted by: lkcallis
Posted: Oct 15, 2016

Do you teach math classes for elementary teachers? Your participation in a nationwide survey on instructional practices and curriculum used in these courses is needed.

To access the survey, please click here: goo.gl/KtpGTX

Submitted by: Richard_Rasiej
Posted: Mar 29, 2016

Recently, I began creating and developing the infrastructure for a new type of math contest called The SumThingsUp Challenge (inspired by The Flame Challenge of the Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science at the State University of New York at Stony Brook).  In this contest, mathematicians will compete to answer questions that might typically be asked by curious 3rd, 4th

Submitted by: HLee
Posted: Mar 8, 2016

Teaching Statistics Through Data Investigations is a free online course with many resources for preparing middle and secondary teachers to teach statistics. Registration is free.

Submitted by: JLee
Posted: Mar 3, 2016

NCTM Affiliates Services Committee (ASC) will present a webinar on Tuesday, March 29th, 2016 at 4pm Eastern Time. Learn how to create an NCTM Student Affiliate from several student affiliate advisors and the resources to help support your student affiliate.  There will opportunity for Q&A.

Submitted by: michelecarney
Posted: Dec 26, 2015

We are forming a group of individuals interested in synthesizing the literature on quantitative tools in mathematics education that can be used at-scale to examine student- and teacher-related outcomes. If you are interested in participating please complete this very short survey: http://tinyurl.com/hamxlyu.

Submitted by: JHiebert
Posted: Dec 8, 2015

The School of Education at the University of Delaware will host a working conference for U.S. faculty on mathematics preparation for K-8 teachers, June 6-8, 2016. All expenses (except two dinners) will be paid by a grant from the National Science Foundation.

Submitted by: ekrupa
Posted: Nov 20, 2015

The Department of Mathematical Sciences at Montclair State University will be hosting a webinar for its Ph.D. Program in Mathematics Education. It will be held on Tuesday, December 8th from 8:30—9:30pm.

Submitted by: FFennell
Posted: Nov 17, 2015

The House will formally vote to go to conference on an NCLB overhaul. Sen. Lamar Alexander is hopeful that lawmakers can get a compromise bill to President Obama by December. (The Hill) 

Submitted by: RWieman
Posted: Nov 4, 2015

Announcing the launch of a web-based catalog for teacher educators (and others) searching for video examples of student thinking, teaching practices or other phenomena of interest to mathematics educators.  We hope that this site will make your search for video more efficient, and that it will serve, in months and years to come, as a repository for our collective knowledge of video resources.

Submitted by: adfrankl
Posted: Oct 21, 2015

The Knowles Science Teaching Foundation (KSTF) is seeking two Program Officers for Teacher Development within the Teaching Fellows Program. KSTF seeks candidates with experience teaching math or science, passion for supporting early-career teachers, and a commitment to improving math and science education through investment in teachers.

Submitted by: TWilkerson
Posted: Oct 4, 2015

Share this virtual recuritment opportuniy with students who are interested in graduate studes with a focus in mathematics education (and other fields). We invite them to join Baylor University Department of Curriculum and Instruction graduate program faculty in a virtual recruitment session coming up October 15, 2015 from noon-4 p.m. CST.

Submitted by: MEllis
Posted: Sep 20, 2015

The Carol Malloy Research Symposium will be held on Saturday, October 10, 2015 to honor the legacy of Carol E. Malloy, Ph.D.  While there is no cost to attend the Symposium, you MUST register through Laurie Norman (see below) so we can have a nametag for you and an accurate count both for seating and food.