Park City Mathematics Institute
High School Teacher Program
Summer 2008

[Week 1]    [Week 2]    [Week 3]

Week 1

Monday
July 7

Tuesday
July 8

Wednesday
July 9

Thursday
July 10

Friday
July 11

7:00-8:15 Working Breakfasts

 

 

 

Breakfast Club

 

8:15-8:30

5 Minute Shorts
Info for the Day

5 Minute Shorts
Info for the Day

5 Minute Shorts
Info for the Day

5 Minute Shorts
Info for the Day

5 Minute Shorts
Info for the Day

8:30-10:45

Applications of Algebra and Geometry to the Craft of Teaching

Applications of Algebra and Geometry to the Craft of Teaching

Applications of Algebra and Geometry to the Craft of Teaching

Applications of Algebra and Geometry to the Craft of Teaching

Applications of Algebra and Geometry to the Craft of Teaching

11:00-12:00

Reflection on Practice: What is Teaching

Reflection on Practice: What is Teaching

Reflection on Practice: What is Teaching

Reflection on Practice: What is Teaching

Reflection on Practice: What is Teaching

Working Lunches

 

 

 

Steering Committee

 

1:00-3:00

1:00 Working Groups
2:00 Jon Huntsman, Utah Governor

Working Groups

afternoon free

Working Groups

Working Groups

3:15-4:15

Cross Program: Thomas Garrity

The Mathematics of a Tetrahedral Kite: Art Mabbott

 

Cross Program: Math for America

Clay Lecture: Robert Lazarsfeld

4:30-5:30

 

 

 

Tech Training: Fathom & Sketchpad

 

Dinnertime

Opening Dinner (PCMI tent)

Dinner on your own

Dinner on your own

6:30: Pizza and Problem Solving

Dinner on your own

7:30-9:00

 

Hands-on Math Party

 

 

 

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Week 2

Monday
July 14

Tuesday
July 15

Wednesday
July 16

Thursday
July 17

Friday
July 18

7:00-8:15 Working Breakfasts

 

 

 

Breakfast Club

 

8:15-8:30

5 Minute Shorts
Info for the Day

5 Minute Shorts
Info for the Day

5 Minute Shorts
Info for the Day

5 Minute Shorts
Info for the Day

5 Minute Shorts
Info for the Day

8:30-10:45

Applications of Algebra and Geometry to the Craft of Teaching

Applications of Algebra and Geometry to the Craft of Teaching

Applications of Algebra and Geometry to the Craft of Teaching

Applications of Algebra and Geometry to the Craft of Teaching

Applications of Algebra and Geometry to the Craft of Teaching

11:00-12:00

Reflection on Practice: Designing a Lesson

Reflection on Practice: Designing a Lesson

Reflection on Practice: Designing a Lesson

Reflection on Practice: Designing a Lesson

Reflection on Practice: Designing a Lesson

Working Lunches

 

 

 

Steering Committee

 

1:00-3:00

Working Groups

Working Groups

afternoon free

Working Groups

Working Groups

3:15-4:15

Cross Program: George Hart

Clay Lecture preview: Yum-Tong Siu

 

Clay Lecture: Yum-Tong Siu

The Great π e Debate

4:30-5:30

Building a SMARTBoard with a Wii

Salt Models with Troy

 

TI-Nspire training

 

Dinnertime

Dinner on your own

Dinner on your own

Dinner on your own

Group Dinners

Dinner on your own

7:30-9:00

Evening workshop: George Hart

7:30: Paper Plate & Cup Models
8:30 Ice Cream Social in the tent

 

Hands on Exploration of the Hyperbolic Plane
Free play with Zomes in Silver King 2

 

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Week 3

Monday
July 21

Tuesday
July 22

Wednesday
July 23

Thursday
July 24

Friday
July 25

7:00-8:15 Working Breakfasts

 

 

 

Breakfast Club

 

8:15-8:30

5 Minute Shorts
Info for the Day

5 Minute Shorts
Info for the Day

5 Minute Shorts
Info for the Day

5 Minute Shorts
Info for the Day

5 Minute Shorts
Info for the Day

8:30-10:45

Applications of Algebra and Geometry to the Craft of Teaching

Applications of Algebra and Geometry to the Craft of Teaching

Applications of Algebra and Geometry to the Craft of Teaching

Applications of Algebra and Geometry to the Craft of Teaching

Applications of Algebra and Geometry to the Craft of Teaching

11:00-12:00

Reflection on Practice: Designing a Lesson

Reflection on Practice: Designing a Lesson

Reflection on Practice: Designing a Lesson

Reflection on Practice: Designing a Lesson

Reflection on Practice: Designing a Lesson

Working Lunches

 

 

 

Steering Committee

 

1:00-3:00

Working Groups

Working Groups

afternoon free

Working Groups

Working Groups

3:15-4:15

Cross Program: Liping Ma

Clay Lecture follow-up: Robert Lazarsfeld

 

Film Festival

Film Festival

4:30-5:30

Origami and Its Mathematics - Peg & Art

Problem Solving Resources at The Math Forum - Suzanne & Peg

 

PD3 Presentation

Clean up and departures begin

Dinnertime

Dinner on your own

6:30: Pizza and Problem Solving

Dinner on your own

6:30: Closing Dinner (PCMI tent)

 

7:30-9:00

Hands-on Math Party
Film Festival

Group Building their $50 Smartboard pens

 

 

 

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