The Newsletter of the South Kern Mathematics Partnership

Hi everyone! We enjoyed our time with you during the last follow-up day. In this newsletter you will find some of the resources that I told you I would send your way. Enjoy!

Common Core Mathematics Symposium

The Symposium featuring Phil Daro is a little over a month away. If you would like to attend, please register using this link:

SKMP teachers receive a discount! Select the student rate of $75 and mention that you are a SKMP teacher. That gets you both breakfast and lunch in addition to entry into the Symposium.

Common Core Mathematics Symposium featuring Phil Daro

Saturday, March 12th, 9am-4pm

9001 Stockdale Highway

Bakersfield, CA

RSVPs are enabled for this event.

Mathematical Games

During our follow-up day at the end of January you had a chance to play some mathematical games. Linked below is a great article on the Prime Cube and its benefit in the classroom. (Follow the link to the SKMP web page for Mathematics Resources then click the first link titled "Mathematical Games".)

Jo Boaler's Blog on

Jo Boaler and the staff at keep a blog updated with great resources. Linked below is a blog entry with a video of Jo Boaler conducting dot talks with a class.