News & Updates

Amy Ray published in Feminist Teacher
March 27, 2017

Graduate Research Assistant, Amy Ray, recently had a book review accepted for publication in the journal Feminist Teacher titled “A Critical Look at Danica McKellar’s Math Doesn’t Suck: How to Survive Middle School Mathematics Without Losing Your Mind or Breaking a Nail”.

10 Reasons Why You Should Attend CMP's Summer Workshops
March 22, 2017

For 22 years, CMP has hosted summer workshops. Held in June on the campus of Michigan State University, the workshops have been providing a classroom-like experience for teachers and teacher leaders almost since the beginning of CMP. 

Reflecting on the 2017 Users' Conference
March 3, 2017

In the 20 years that the Connected Mathematics Project (CMP) has been hosted the Users’ Conference, the topics have changed but the message has always stayed the same: Helping teachers have thought-provoking and insightful conversations based around mathematics teaching, learning, and assessing for all CMP classes and students.

CMP Talks Student Work at 2017 AMTE Conference
February 15, 2017

CMP staff AJ Edson, Elizabeth Phillips, and Yvonne Grant presented last week at the 21st annual AMTE Conference in Orlando, Florida.

CMP Graduate Research Assistants Talk Research at the CREATE for STEM Mini-Conference
February 13, 2017

Amit Sharma, Taren Going, David Bowers, and Amy Ray attended this year’s CREATE for STEM Mini-Conference, held on Friday, February 10, 2017. 

AJ Edson to Receive 2017 AMTE National Technology Leadership Initiative Award
December 19, 2016

AMTE awarded AJ Edson the 2017 National Leadership Technology Initiative (NTLI) Award as a co-author for the paper, A Framework for Mathematics Teachers’ Evaluation of Digital Instructional Materials: Integrating Mathematics Teaching Practices with Technology Use in K-8 Classrooms.

CMP Staff in the Spotlight: Tyler Knowles
November 3, 2016

CMP staff member Tyler Knowles comes to us from Los Angeles! Tyler has a BA in Communication Arts, Radio, TV and Film.  He has spent six months living and performing a cappella on a cruise ship. Meet Tyler!

November 1, 2016

Former CMP Graduate Assistant, Jamie Wernet, was published in this month’s Mathematics Teaching in the Middle School.

October 25, 2016

PRIME is seeking a Postdoctoral Research Associate. This position will have an opportunity to play a major role in a four year NSF-funded collaborative research project. 

September 29, 2016

AJ Edson and Elizabeth Phillips traveled to the Netherlands to attend and speak at the 2016 ISDDE Conference. The conference theme was Infrastructuring by Design, refering to the designer efforts to develop and implement the humand and material resources required for supporting education in and across various system levels.

September 27, 2016

We are pleased to announce that a recent National Science Foundation DRK-12 collaborative proposal has been awarded to Michigan State University and the Concord Consortium. 

September 26, 2016

This Fall, a team at the Friday Institute at NC State University is offering TWO Massive Open Online Courses for Educators (MOOC-ED) for in-service and pre-service middle and high school mathematics teachers' professional development.

CMP Staff in the Spotlight: Amit Sharma
September 13, 2016

Coming to CMP from India, Amit Sharma is one of our newest members to the CMP family. Amit likes to cook, travel, and hum songs in his spare time. Welcome, Amit!

CMP Staff in the Spotlight: Taren Going
September 6, 2016

First year graduate student, Taren Going, is one of the newest members of the CMP family. Taren is the mother of two, plays the piano and, knits. Welcome Taren!

CMP Staff in the Spotlight: David Bowers
August 30, 2016

Introducing David Bowers! David comes to CMP from Ohio State University. He is a new dad, loves hiking, cooking, his dog Boris, and his wife's four cats. Meet David!

Growing Together: A Look at this year's CMP Summer Workshops
June 28, 2016

June 20 marked the kick off of the 21st annual Getting to Know CMP Workshops and the newly created Digging Deeper into CMP Workshop. Both workshops focused on enhancing mathematics education structure for middle school students.

June 21, 2016

From Pearson Publishing

Connected Mathematics 3 (CMP3) students focus on problem-solving strategies, habits of mind, and mathematical proficiency. CMP3 supports both teachers and students in building these skills, and continues this support with these new resources.

Investing in the future
June 16, 2016

While endowed chairs distinguish top faculty, the impact of these positions goes far beyond a title.

CMP Staff to Attend NCSM
April 7, 2016

The CMP team is packing up and heading west to present at the 48th annual NCSM Conference in the Oakland-San Francisco Bay area in California. The conference will be held April 11 to 13, 2016 and focuses on the important issues for leaders in mathematics education.