May 18, 2007
Volume 12 No. 20

In This Issue

Theorem of the Day


Key Curriculum Press Workshops


Theorem of the Day

Every day, Robin Whitty, London South Bank University, posts a PDF of a different theorem, lemma, law, formula, or identity -- each "as self-contained as possible."

Follow the links Whitty offers, including

  • Theorem of the Day
  • The Complete List
  • Related Places
  • Acknowledgements
  • Glossary
  • Bibliography


Math Exemplars' creative performance tasks offers both teachers and administrators a way of assessing students' problem-solving and communication skills. They can be integrated into the existing curriculum to facilitate both assessment and instruction.

Areas of the site include:

  • Pre K-K Math Series
  • Math Subscription, K-8
  • Best of Math Exemplars I CD-ROM, K-8
  • Best of Math Exemplars II CD-ROM, K-8
  • Differentiated Best of Math Exemplars I CD-ROM, K-8
  • Best of Secondary Math CD-ROM, 7-12
  • Spanish Math Exemplars, K-5

Preview Exemplars sample material and benchmark papers, including the Spanish translations of their material:

Key Curriculum Press Workshops

Key Curriculum Press is currently offering two online courses:

  • Teaching Geometry with The Geometer's Sketchpad
  • Teaching Algebra with The Geometer's Sketchpad

Instruction includes activities, resources, and discussion forums for communicating with colleagues. Each course is led by a trained moderator, who provides support throughout the course. Courses are divided into six weeklong units. The course costs $195.

Participants have flexibility within each week but are expected to begin and complete the activities during the assigned week. For an additional fee, you can earn two professional-level academic credits from the University of California Berkeley Extension for successful completion of a Key online course.

Starting dates include:

  • May 28 (geometry only)
  • June 11
  • June 25
  • July 9
  • July 23

Register here:


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