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  • 07/22/2021 5:35 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Click HERE for additional information and registration for FREE Face-to-Face High-quality Professional Development from Texas Instruments.  You have a choice of August 10 in Pomfret, CT or August 12 in West Springfield, MA.  Space is limited!

  • 07/09/2021 11:06 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)


    The TI-84 Plus CE graphing calculator ― now infused with the power of Python

    We’re powering up for back to school with the new TI-84 Plus CE Python graphing calculator — the next-gen TI graphing calculator that’s a must-have for learning at home or back in the classroom.

    Experience the benefits of the new TI-84 Plus CE Python

    • Lightweight and durable to last from middle school through college
    • Distraction-free with no built-in Wi-Fi, Bluetooth or camera
    • Portable for use anytime, anywhere — no internet access required
    • Crisp, vivid display to visualize math in vibrant colors
    • Powered by a TI Rechargeable Battery that lasts up to one month on a single charge
    • Recommended for both beginner and experienced programmers

    Choose your favorite color

    The TI-84 Plus CE Python is available in a variety of exciting colors, including the new and Infinitely Iris and Positive Coral-ation.

    Approved for high-stakes exams

    Students can trust the TI-84 Plus CE Python for exams. Approved for use on the PSAT®, SAT®, AP®, ACT® and IB® Diploma Programme exams that allow or require a graphing calculator.

    Explore all the exciting features »

  • 07/07/2021 1:08 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)


    FREE POSTERS

    Math in the real world

    Dear educator, 

     

    Amplify Math’s classroom posters feature artwork from our program covers. The artwork teases how we've woven math instruction with history and storytelling to show students math at play in the real world.

    Amplify Math classroom posters
    REQUEST YOUR POSTERS

    By leveraging great storytelling, Amplify Math’s narratives highlight a diverse range of mathematicians and stories, allowing all students to see themselves in the content and connect with the math.

    Request your posters
  • 07/07/2021 1:06 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)


    JULY NEWS

    CT Summer at the Museum
    FREE Admission for Kids

    July 1 - September 6

    It’s time to explore! From July 1 to September 6Connecticut children age 18 and under plus one accompanying adult can visit the Connecticut Science Center free of charge through the Connecticut Summer at the Museum program. The program is part of Governor Lamont’s larger plan to use recovery funds to provide students and families with engaging summer enrichment and learning experiences in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.

    Plus, don't miss our current blockbuster traveling exhibition, Dinosaurs Around the World. Included with your General Admission.

    Tickets should be reserved online in advance of your visit. This program covers the General Admission for CT Youth 18 and under and one adult. Additional adult tickets would need to be purchased. Add-on experiences like our Butterfly Encounter and Theater are sold separately. We will be closed on July 4.

  • 07/07/2021 1:05 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    MoMath is pleased to invite you to Ask a Mathematician — Anything! (online) on Thursday, July 8, at 4:00 pm ET (New York).

    Ever wanted to ask a mathematician something, maybe about a curious new idea you have, or a concept you'd like to understand better?  Don't know whom to ask?  Here's your chance!  Join us for Ask a Mathematician —Anything! hosted by MoMath's 2020-2021 Distinguished Visiting Professor for the Public Dissemination of Mathematics and Rutgers math professor, Alex Kontorovich.  Come with your own questions, or just join to listen in.  All are welcome, and no question is too basic (although plenty may be too hard!).

    Learn more and register at askmath.momath.org.

    Regards,
    National Museum of Mathematics

  • 05/24/2021 12:33 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    The Connnecticut State Department of Education is please to announce that all of the materials for this year's Commissioner's Summer Math Challenge, The Power of Problem Solving, has been posted.  All materials can be accessed at https://portal.ct.gov/SDE/Math/Summer-Math-Challenge.  Please encourage participation in this fun opportunity.

  • 05/18/2021 10:09 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    The Math Teachers Circle for Social Justice is seeking applications for Summer Stars! The Summer Stars is a cohort of teachers of math (secondary focus) who will come together during 2 weeks to develop lessons and materials to support math teaching for social justice in Connecticut. One product will be a digital-platform book. Participants will also be presenters/hosts during our MTC4SJ sessions this coming year. All virtual. Small honorarium provided. Please share this widely with others!  Applications due Monday, May 24.


  • 05/11/2021 12:16 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    ACES has created a virtual Praxis II prep series for the middle school and high school math tests (Mathematics: Content Knowledge 5161 and  Middle School: Mathematics 5169). These sessions are ideal for both currently certified teachers and pre-service teachers. Please see the attached flyer for additional information and the link to register.


  • 05/11/2021 12:15 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)


    Tip Tuesday

     Webinars and resources for your week

     

    Student test-prep boot camps

    TI now offers virtual boot camps to prepare students for high stakes math tests, including SAT® and ACT®. These camps can also serve as a launching pad for unfinished learning.

    Explore the camps »

     

    New math education podcast

    “Room To Grow: A Math Podcast” brings you discussions on trending topics in math education from two former math teachers, now TI employees. Join in to learn and grow together! Catch these short segments on your favorite podcast app.

    Tune in »

     

    STEM and Coding Projects for After Exams

    May 11 • 7 p.m. Central

    Get ideas on STEM and coding activities you can use after exams. This is a great chance to engage middle and high school students to build real-world projects that are controlled with code. No coding experience required.

    Join us tonight »

     

    STEM Behind Cool Careers

    Whether in ice cream, fashion design, art and more, math and science are present in everyday life! These cool activities show students how STEM plays a part in the interests they have.

    Check it out »

     

    Upcoming free webinars

    May 19 • Learning to Code With Python Using TI‑Nspire™ CX II Technology, Part 2

    Get details »

  • 04/27/2021 7:56 AM | Anonymous member (Administrator)


     

    Tip Tuesday

     Webinars and resources for your week

     

    Math Activities for Students Who Hate Math

    April 27 • 7 p.m. Central

    For many students, math can be a frustrating, confusing and defeating subject. The presenter will share lessons that have been developed to help students use technology in a way that makes math topics more accessible.

    Join us tonight »

     

    Families of functions activities

    Explore 13 parent functions in this modular course covering families of functions using videos and other learning materials.

    Get started »

     

    Engineering From Day One

    May 6 • Noon Central time

    Join us for the next TI Talks speaker series event. Speakers from the Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering at Arizona State University will share an initiative focused on creating paths to engineering for underrepresented populations.

    Register now »

     

    Upcoming free webinars

    May 4 • Recreational Mathematics and TI Technology

    May 11 • STEM and Coding Projects for After Exams

    Get details »

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