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Collaborating Across the CORE: 2nd Annual Mathematics Academy Conference
Saturday, March 2, 2013 from 7:30 AM to 4:30 PM (PST)
2nd Annual Mathematics Academy
Collaboration Across the CORE!
4 Access the latest resources and information regarding the Mathematics Common Core State Standards!
4 Participate in tasks and experiences that engage students in the rich mathematical content outlined in the core.
4 Attend breakout sessions that support taking ideas right back to your classroom to use!
Conference Details (See below for conference updates and sessions)
Times: 7:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.
Cost: $20.00 NNMC members (includes lunch)
$30.00 non-NNMC members (includes lunch)
Credit: .5 State of Nevada In-service credit
*To pay by check please select "other payment options" above then select "pay offline" (Matke check out to: Northern Nevada Mathematics Council, send to 380 Edison Way, Reno 89509)
7:50 Keynote: Tim Kanold PhD (See his bio below)
9:40 Specifically designed grade band/ level content sessions (pre-K/2; 3-5, 6/7; 8+)
1:00 Breakout Sessions (Strategies to support CCSS focused instruction)
4:20 Closing remarks/Evaluations/Certificates
Washoe County School District
Northern Nevada Mathematics Council
Nevada Mathematics Council
Northwest Regional Professional Development Program
Thank you to the following districts for agreeing to support the Math Academy:
Thank you to our Corporate Sponsor:
McGraw-Hill Education Group
About our Keynote Speaker:
Timothy D. Kanold
Timothy D. Kanold, PhD, is an award-winning educator, author, and consultant. He is former director of mathematics and science, and served as superintendent of Adlai E. Stevenson High School District 125, a model professional learning community district in Lincolnshire, Illinois.
Dr. Kanold is committed to equity and excellence for students, faculty, and school administrators. He conducts highly motivational professional development leadership seminars worldwide with a focus on turning school vision into realized action that creates greater equity for students through the effective delivery of professional learning communities for faculty and administrators.
He is a past president of the National Council of Supervisors of Mathematics (NCSM) and coauthor of several best-selling mathematics textbooks over several decades. He has served on writing commissions for the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics. He has authored numerous articles and chapters on school leadership and development for education publications over the past decade.
Dr. Kanold received the prestigious international 2010 Damen Award for outstanding contributions to the leadership field of education from Loyola University Chicago, 1986 Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching, and 1994 Outstanding Administrator Award (from the Illinois State Board of Education). He serves as an adjunct faculty member for the graduate school at Loyola University Chicago.
Dr. Kanold earned a bachelor’s degree in education and a master’s degree in mathematics from Illinois State University. He completed a master’s in educational administration at the University of Illinois and received a doctorate in educational leadership and counseling psychology from Loyola University Chicago.
Dr. Kanold’s blog, “Turning Vision Into Action,” can be found at tkanold.blogspot.com.