KeynoteSpeaker: Karen D. King, PhD isProgram Director at the National Science Foundation in the Division of Researchon Learning in Formal and Informal Settings in the Education and HumanResources Directorate.
Banquet Presentation: "Calculus: The Musical!" is a comic "review" of theconcepts and history of calculus. Using musical parodies than span genres fromlight opera to hip-hop, the quest for the instantaneous rate of change and thearea under the curve comes to life--through song!
Workshopswill include: CCSSM (Common Core State Standards for Mathematics) lesson ideas STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics)initiatives Activities for all grades from Kindergarten to College Classroom specific software and on-line resources Hands-On workshops and manipulatives for teaching mathematics Co-teaching strategies Level Meetings designed for teachers to share successes and concerns