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Region W1 Blog – Winter 2021

Making Space for Culture in a Student Responsive Classroom Alaska Regional Team Leader and high school mathematics teacher, Samantha Wuttig and I were discussing high quality mathematics classrooms. Within our conversation we discussed how great math tasks can easily...

Region W1 Report – Winter 2019/2020

News from the Western 1 Region Denise Trakas, Western 1 Regional Director Winter 2019/2020 Spotlight on a Leader in Western 1: Barbara Griffin is the Director of K-12 Mathematics for Clark County School District, one of the largest districts in the United States. This...

Region W1 Report – Fall 2019

News from the Western 1 Region Denise Trakas, Western 1 Regional Director Fall 2019 Greetings Western Region 1 NCSM members! Fall is approaching and with the change in the season Western 1 is ramping up with events. Over summer, both Colorado and Idaho engaged in...

Region W1 Report – Summer 2019

News from the Western 1 Region Denise Trakas, Western 1 Regional Director Summer 2019 Western Region 1 members- It was wonderful meeting several of you at the the NCSM Annual Meeting and regional caucus in San Diego. Those of you who were unable to attend will receive...

Region W1 Report – Spring 2019

News from the Western 1 Region Denise Trakas, Western 1 Regional Director Spring 2019 "If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader." John Quincy Adams Reading this quote reminded me of a recent...

Region W1 Report – Winter 2018/2019

News from the Western 1 Region Denise Trakas, Western 1 Regional Director Winter 2018/2019 "The mind is not a vessel to be filled, but a fire to be kindled." Plutarch, On Listening to Lectures Over the past few weeks I have been reflecting on my leadership....