News & Updates

CMP Staff in the Spotlight: Maggie Ozias
October 3, 2018
CMP Staff in the Spotlight: Maggie Ozias

Maggie Ozias joined CMP in September of 2018. She is a sophomore undergraduate studying Mathematics, with minors in Physics and Graphic Design. She hopes to go into education, and teach high school math. 

September 28, 2018
A Message from Pearson: All CMP3 users now have digital access to Realize!

Pearson has announced that all CMP3 users can log into the Realize platform using their Dash credentials. In addition, there are new materials that are offered free as part of CMP3 on Realize.

CMP Staff in the Spotlight: Sunyoung Park
September 4, 2018
CMP Staff in the Spotlight: Sunyoung Park

Sunyoung Park has an interest in developing mathematics textbooks that can foster students' conceptual understanding and investigating teachers' role in the classroom. She also enjoys fun stories related to travel, jazz, coffee and wine, bicycling, and yoga! Meet Sunyoung!

Welcome Back to School
August 21, 2018
Welcome Back to School

What makes a great summer? Long days? Lots of sun? Vacations?

We like to think it's the anticipation for school to start back up and for us to get back to working with great teachers and wonderful kids. But starting back up is never easy. So here are some things you may have missed over the summer and some items to help kick off your school year.

Growing with CMP: The 23rd Annual Summer Workshops
June 27, 2018
Growing with CMP: The 23rd Annual Summer Workshops

Teachers, teacher leaders, administrators, and coaches from all over the world came together for the 2018 CMP Summer Workshops. There, they cultivated conversation, understanding, and strategies for enhancing the mathematics learning in the classroom.

CMP Staff in the Spotlight: Kate Appenzeller
June 4, 2018
CMP Staff in the Spotlight: Kate Appenzeller

Kate is a 4th year Ph.D. candidate at PRIME. Her interests center around how to support teachers’ enactment of mathematical tasks that encourages students to employ various types of mathematical thinking. 

May 25, 2018
CMP Goes to Ireland for the ISDDE Conference

Elizabeth Phillips and AJ Edson will be speaking at this year’s ISDDE Conference in Galway, Ireland on Wednesday, May 30th, 2018.

Attend a CMP National Conference
May 9, 2018
Attend a CMP National Conference

For 23 years, CMP has hosted a variety of summer workshops for teachers and leaders to come together to discuss strategies for enhancing learning experiences for all students. 

May 2, 2018
CMP Students' Positive Attitudes Toward Mathematics Persist through High School!

A recently published study in the International Studies in Mathematics international journal found that CMP students positive attitudes towards mathematics persisted through high school compared to non-CMP students.

CMP Website Gets a New Look
April 18, 2018
CMP Website Gets a New Look

Over the past few months, the CMP staff have been preparing the connectedmath.msu.edu website for a new design. While the site may look different, the overall structure and tools have remained the same.

CMP Presents at NCSM Annual Conference
April 13, 2018
CMP Presents at NCSM Annual Conference

AJ Edson, Elizabeth Phillips, and Yvonne Slanger-Grant will be presenting at this year’s NCSM Annual Conference.

A Successful 21st Annual CMP Users' Conference
March 1, 2018
A Successful 21st Annual CMP Users' Conference

"We really appreciate your professionalism and your dedication to what you're doing."

A heartfelt ending to one and a half days of jam-packed experiences. Over the years, the CMP Users' Conference topics and sessions have changed but the message that drives the conference has remained the same.

February 1, 2018
CMP Staff to Attend AMTE Conference

AJ Edson, Elizabeth Phillips, and Yvonne Grant will be presenting at this year’s 2018 Annual AMTE Conference in Houston, Texas.

October 31, 2017
AJ Edson and Elizabeth Phillips to Attend ISDDE Conference

AJ Edson and Elizabeth Phillips will be presenting at this year’s ISDDE Conference in California. The conference, taking place November 6th through the 9th, will be at the University of California Berkeley.

CMP Staff in the Spotlight: Emma Herrera
October 2, 2017
CMP Staff in the Spotlight: Emma Herrera

Emma Herrera joined CMP in September 2017. She is a sophomore studying mathematics with a minor in actuarial science. She loves to play volleyball. Meet Emma!

Elizabeth Phillips to Attend ECR Fundamental Research in Stem Conference
September 21, 2017
Elizabeth Phillips to Attend ECR Fundamental Research in Stem Conference

Elizabeth Phillips is presenting a poster at ECR Fundamental Research in Stem: Progress, Issues, & the Future, hosted in Alexandria, VA on September 25 and 26, 2017.

CMP Staff in the Spotlight: Merve Nur Kursav
September 18, 2017
CMP Staff in the Spotlight: Merve Nur Kursa

Introducing our newest staff member; Merve Nur Kursav! Merve comes to CMP from the University of Georgia, where she received her M.A degree. Merve enjoys traveling, going to live music, and writing poems. Meet Merve!

Welcome Back to School!
August 23, 2017
Welcome Back to School!

Welcome back to school! We hope you all had a fantastic summer and are ready for another great school year! Here are some things you may have missed. 

Success at CMP's Annual Summer Workshops
June 29, 2017
Success at CMP's Annual Summer Workshops

For the past 22 years, Connected Mathematics Project (CMP) has hosted week-long Getting to Know CMP workshops designed to allow teachers to experience the curriculum as a student.

May 18, 2017
New York CMP Teacher Leaders to Host A Local Conference

The Center for Professional Development and Education Reform at the Warner School of Education at the University of Rochester, in partnership with Wayne-Finger Lakes BOCES, is offering a Connected Math (CMP) Users’ conference for teachers, teacher leaders, math coaches, and administrators to come together to learn, share ideas, and gain new insights from fellow CMP teachers from the region.