Below you will see information about the 7th Annual NYSAMS Leadership Summit! Don't pass up this chance to learn from Cathie Dillender, hear from Ken Slentz, and participate in meaningful tasks & performance based assessments with Suzanne LIbfeld and Ronald Schwarz. Not to mention network with leaders in mathematics education from across the state, including teachers, teacher leaders, administrators, consultants, and so many more. As mathematics education professionals, our job titles and scope constantly change, and NYSAMS is offering a forum for us to learn together, reinforce existing bonds and form new ones with colleagues across the state.
We will also be treated to good food and excellent resources by our sponsors, which include Pearson, Explore Learning, School Specialty, Texas Instruments and more!
The deadline is extended to September 16th, don't miss it!!!!
Additional information and registration materials on www.nysams.org
Two events from the New York State Association of Mathematics Supervisors will be held in September in Tarrytown, NY. The Hall of Fame dinner on September 23 and the Leadership Summit on September 24. All teachers, teacher leaders, coaches, supervisors are invited to attend.
Friday, September 23, 2011 6:30 p.m. Doubletree Hotel, Tarrytown NY The Hall of Fame dinner honoring outstanding mathematics educators in New York State: The honorees are Dr. Jong Pil Lee Dr. Irina Lyublinskaya Dr. Sheldon Gordon
Saturday, September 24, 2011 8:00 a.m. ? 3 p.m. Doubletree Hotel, Tarrytown NY Fall Leadership Summit Leading the Way to the Core: Implement, Assess, Support Highly Effective Mathematics Teaching
The keynote speakers: Cathie Dillender, National Mathematics Consultant, K-12, Pearson ?Problem Solving and Conceptual Understanding for Common Core Success?
Ken Slentz, Associate Commissioner Office of District Services, NYSED ?Solving for x- What is the equation for student readiness?? The other sessions at the conference will focus on Performance Based Assessment, Worthwhile Mathematics Tasks and a Framework for Teaching.
Or contact Suzanne Libfeld, President, at firstname.lastname@example.org
Suzanne C. Libfeld Director, New York City Mathematics Project Lehman College President, New York State Association of Mathematics Supervisors 718.960.8416