CBMS National Forum
The Conference Board of Mathematical Sciences (CBMS) is hosting its fifth National Forum on "The First Two Years of College Math: Building Student Success" at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Reston, VA on October 5-7, 2014. For more information: www.cbmsweb.org/Forum5/index.htm
NCSM Fall Leadership Seminars: Online registration is now open
Registration is open for our Fall Seminars to be held in Indianapolis, Richmond and Houston.
NCSM Annual Conference 2015: Boston
We will be opening registration and housing for the Annual Conference on August 27, 2014.
NCSM Position Papers
Read two new position papers in the Improving Student Achievement Series
"Improving Student Achievement in Mathematics Through Formative Assessment in Instruction" (NCSM/AMTE)
"Improving Student Achievement by Implementing Highly Effective Teacher Evaluation Practices"
New Regional Director Reports, Summer 2014
Iris Carl Awardees
Read reports from our 2014 Iris Carl Grant Awardees
46th NCSM Annual Conference
Ross Taylor/Glenn Gilbert Award, 2014
PARCC Sample Test Questions Now Ready for Computer Practice
The sample items were available previously as downloadable printouts. The sample items have gone through a rigorous review process to ensure they are of high quality and are similar to the types of items students will see when the test is fully operational in spring 2015.
The Stereotypes About Math That Hold Americans Back
by Jo Boaler (November 2013)
Speed doesn't matter, and there's no such thing as a "math person." How the Common Core's approach to the discipline could correct these misperceptions.
Purchase NCSM books and merchandise in our online store.
For 2015 Elections
08/15/2014: Eligibility to Vote
09/15/2014 to 10/15/2014: Voting is open