ICTM Electronic News
Volume 3 Issue 5 – May 2021
THE STATE OF SCHOOL EDUCATION
INDIANA MATHEMATICS LEADERSHIP ACADEMY
IMLA Cohort 4 applications are now open for enrollment for the 2021-22 school year. IMLA is a unique opportunity for K-12 school teams to work alongside Indiana math leaders to shift away from traditional mathematics instruction to implementing transformational learning experiences in the classroom. This yearlong program is designed to build a strong network of empowered leaders committed to equity and excellence for all K-12 students.
Cost: $65/person for 6 days of professional learning.Application deadline: May 28, 2021
ICTM PRESERVICE TEACHER SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION
Get Details and Apply: https://ictm.wildapricot.org/grants
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
This month's newsletter discusses five foundations for successful student feedback: Goal-oriented, Results-oriented, Action-oriented, Growth-oriented, and User-friendly.
IDOE July Workshop
Productive Math Struggle
9 AM - 3 PM Tue Jul. 13 or Thu Jul. 15
Virtual or In-person
For any K-12 educator, administrator, or instructional coach, discover how to implement and support student productive struggle in the math classroom. This workshop will provide participants with key points from the Productive Math Struggle book, highlight action activities with demonstrations, and support intentional planning time.
4TH QUANTITATIVE REASONING CONFERENCE
Date: 9 AM - 4 PM (CST) July 7th-8th
Site: University of Southern Indiana
Indiana high school QR teachers will receive $240 for attending both days of the conference. Hotel rooms will be provided for teachers who live beyond a 60-mile radius of Evansville. Funding for this event is provided through a grant from the Indiana Commission for Higher Education.
Deadline: June 7, 2021
Contact: Dr. Rick Hudson (812-465-1241 or firstname.lastname@example.org)
FREE ONLINE PBL SUMMER WORKSHOP
9 AM - 4 PM Mon Jun. 14 - Fri Jun. 18
9 AM - 4 PM Mon Jun. 21 - Fri Jun. 25
This workshop will be offered using a combination of synchronous sessions via Zoom and asynchronous activities. Sign up and stay tuned for further details. Licensed Indiana teachers are able to participate in this free workshop.
Application (open starting 4/19): https://stemteachindiana.org/application/
NCTM MEETINGS & CONFERENCES
Virtual Annual Meeting
Apr. 21 - May 1
Offered over two weeks to fit your busy schedule, the NCTM 2021 Virtual Annual Meeting will deliver everything you expect and more from an NCTM event. Registration also includes full access to all sessions for 60 days after the event! Strands include:
- Systemic Change;
- Agency, Identity, and Access;
- Professionalism and Advocacy;
- Mathematics Teaching and Learning.
Sep. 22-25, Atlanta GA
The 2021 NCTM Annual Meeting & Exposition features the theme Empowering the Voice of Teachers: From Critical Conversations to Intentional Actions.
Oct. 27-29, 2021, Phoenix AZ
Feb. 2-4, 2022, New Orleans LA
Mar. 16-18, 2022, Indianapolis IN (Hosted by ICTM!)
2020-2021 ICTM Board
President: Michael Roach
Past President: Jean Lee
Secretary: Christine Taylor
Treasurer: Jennifer Jensen
Gina Yoder, Leigh Britt, Angela Miller, Doris Mohr, Diane Rodriguez, Scott Staley, Kyle Kline, Carla Milliman, Wendy Wells, Madison Schaffer, Bryan Passwater, Julie Evans, Don Balka, Bonnie Beach, Sheridan Rayl, Kara Benson, Ben Dillon, Ryan Flessner, Enrique Galindo, Jas’Minique Potter, Evan Rebar, Weverton Ataide Pinheiro, Jackie Fischvogt, Emily Bruning