A 5th listening session will be held in early October in the Atlanta metropolitan area. NCTM will hold their Summer Institutes in Atlanta this year: July 11-13 for teachers of grades K-8 and July 14-16 for teachers of grades 9-12.GCTM would like our members to experience this wonderful opportunity for professional development! The GCTM Summer Learning Scholarship provides applicants up to $$200$ towards the cost of attending the NCTM Summer Institute (NCTM SI)!The deadline for submitting your scholarship application is May 15, 2016. The GCTM Partners in Professional Learning Grant provides $$1500$ towards the cost of two teachers to partner in professional development!
This is a great opportunity for GCTM to partner with you, and for you to experience important professional development with a friend!The deadline for submitting your grant application is April 15, 2016. Representative Mike Dudgeon has written a resolution to recognize Monday, February 8, 2016 as Math Day at the Capitol.Members of GCTM are invited to be present in the gallery to be recognized when the resolution is read. Information about public parking and entry into the Capitol can be found at https://gba.georgia.gov/general-public-parking We live in a fascinating time of change and transition in the field of mathematics education.It's time to register for the 57th Georgia Mathematics Conference at Rock Eagle being held October 19-21, 2016!The theme will focus on "Principles to Actions", as recently addressed by NCTM.
Participants will have the opportunity to hear from some fantastic keynote speakers (Erica Walker of Columbia University, Jenny Bay-Williams from the University of Louisville, and Pamela Weber Harris from the University of Texas), a host of other featured speakers (Erin Talley, Miranda Sanders, Pamela Seda, Kasele Mshinda, David Custer, James Burnett, Kevin Moore, Marielle Myers, Wendy Sanchez, Lisa Sheehy), a special "Ignite" session, and many more presenters from schools and universities throughout Georgia, as they share their expertise at this year's conference.Come and expand your teacher toolbox with us -- Register Today!Please submit your comments in writing to be used by the committee in summarizing the meeting.Also, we encourage you to submit any other suggestions and positive solutions for any area of instruction that is not included in any of the above mentioned questions.The session will be held at the Theatre Dublin, 314 Academy Avenue, Dublin GA 31021, and will follow the schedule below: Your participation is important and will help the House and Senate Committees identify the key issues and solutions from teachers on these important matters.Please tell your fellow teachers about this vital meeting and encourage them to attend.