New Jersey Mathematics Coalition Calendar
Call (732) 445-2894 for more information
July 13-August 7.
Young Scholars Program In Discrete Mathematics at Rutgers
University, New Brunswick, New Jersey.
High School Teachers: if you
know of a sophomore or junior who could become interested in a career
in mathematics you should contact Lisa Estler at 732/445-4065. The
students will participate in an intensive one-month academic program
where they will meet mathematicians and computer scientists, learn
about discrete mathematics, work on a research project, be engaged in
computer activities, participate in workshops on careers in the
mathematical sciences, and go on field trips. This program is
sponsored by the Center for Discrete Mathematics and Theoretical
Computer Science (DIMACS) and the Rutgers Center for Math, Science,
and Computer Education. Major funding is provided by the AT&T
Foundation. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org,
or call Lisa at 732/445-4065 or check out the WEB site
Connected Math Workshop, Busch Campus, Rutgers
The curriculum material in this program,
sponsored by SSI, is primarily designed for middle school students.
For further information call Bonnie Lehet at 732/445-2539.
Institutes for New Mathematics Teachers, New Science Teachers, and
New Elementary Teachers. Busch Campus, Rutgers
programs for those who will be teaching mathematics, science, or
elementary school for the first time in the fall of 1998 or those who
have at most two years of prior teaching experience. To help prepare
and orient new teachers toward emphasizing problem-solving, discovery
learning, conceptual understanding, hands-on demonstrations, math
& science integration, and experimental inquiry throughout the
curriculum. This is a residential program at Rutgers University, New
Brunswick New Jersey. The fee is $900 per participant. For more
information, contact Christine Allen at 732/445-4065, or e-mail,
email@example.com or check out the WEB site
A Crash Course in Discrete Mathematics for High School Teachers,
Busch Campus, Rutgers University.
For Information call Bonnie Katz at 732/445-4065.
Helping ALL Students Succeed in Mathematics (7-12): 1998 Institute
for Experienced Teachers, Busch Campus, Rutgers
Designed for those
with classroom experience, this week-long institute for mathematics
teachers of grades 7-12 will focus on strategies to motivate students
and help them to succeed in math. The fee is $500 per participant.
For more information, contact Christine Allen at 732/445-4065, or
e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or check out the WEB site
October 22-23 1998.
AMTNJ Annual Conference. New Location, Ocean Place Hilton -
Supervisors Conference - October 21.
For further information call Nancy Schultz at 973/790-6184.