RIMTA’s Annual Fall Meeting
Thursday, October 19th, 2017NEIT, 1 New England Tech Blvd East Greenwich, RI 4:00-8:00 p.m.
On October 19th, attendees will learn instructional strategies and techniques that they will be able to bring back into their classrooms, TOMORROW. There WILL be something for everyone! ALL levels are welcome to choose the session that interests them the most!
● Elementary Teachers
Rhode Island’s Elementary Mathematics Leaders Group (EMLG) will present on
★ Visual Models
★ Steps to Understanding Mathematics (SUM)
● Middle School Teachers
John SanGiovanni, a mathematics supervisor for the Howard County (MD) Public School System, an adjunct instructor and frequent speaker at both regional and national conferences, and a member of the NCTM Board of Directors, will present on
★ Eliminate It! activities (also known as “Which One Doesn’t Belong?”)
★ Practical activities or protocols designed to provoke the Standards for Math Practices (SMPs)
★ Reasoning and number sense
★ Fraction sense, decimal sense, percent, ratio/proportion, expressions and equations
● High School Teachers
The New England Institute of Technology will present on math-related fields as addressed in the Governor’s Workforce Board Priority Industry Sectors including
★ RI Builders Association
★ Engineering Technology
★ Information Technologies
★ EmployRI and SkillsUSA will be availablez
RIMTA SPRING MEETING!
Join us in May 2018!
New Details TBD
Due to circumstances beyond our control, Cathy Humphreys is no longer able to present at the RIMTA Spring Meeting. We are making other arrangements and will update the membership as soon as we finalize a new speaker and date. We promise - it will be great!
Book Giveaways aplenty at both the Fall and Spring Meetings!