News & Updates

September 28, 2015
Carrie Chiappetta's Impact of a Mathematics Intervention on achievement of Urban Middle School Students

Carrie Chiappetta focused her dissertation on a study to determine the efficacy of Connected Mathematics Project 2 (CMP2) in Grades 6, 7 and 8. 

Back to School
September 2, 2015
Back to School

We hope you had a wonderful summer and are happy to have you back. Here are some of the things you might have missed.

August 17, 2015
Attack on the pentagon results in discovery of new mathematical tile

Casey Mann, Jennifer McLoud and David Von Derau of the University of Washington Bothell announced that they discovered a new type of pentagon that tiles.

July 23, 2015
CMP Teachers Receive 2013 Presidential Award

Two CMP teachers, Karma Vince and Leif Carlson, have been award the 2013 Presidential Award.

New Teacher Support Videos on the Dash Teacher Place
July 17, 2015
New Teacher Support Videos on the Dash Teacher Place

New videos added to the Dash Teacher Place focus on CMP teachers and their classrooms.

July 16, 2015
STEM educator named Lappan-Phillips Professor of Science Education

Education professor Joseph Krajcik has been named a Lappan-Phillips Professor of Science Education. The Lappan-Phillips professorship comes from the Connected Mathematics Project Fund at MSU, created with royalties received from the Connected Mathematics 2 curriculum textbook.

Reflecting On The 20th Annual Getting To Know CMP Workshops
June 30, 2015
Reflecting On The 20th Annual Getting To Know CMP Workshops

Along side attendees from 28 states and three foreign countries, CMP has just hosted their 20th Annual Getting to Know CMP Workshops.

Carnival Prizes!
June 1, 2015
Carnival Prizes!

It's not too late to register for the Getting to Know CMP and Leadership Workshops. The list of prizes for the mid-week carnival is now available.

Participants from 17 States to Attend Summer Workshops
April 28, 2015
Participants from 17 States to Attend Summer Workshops

Participants from all over the globe will be attending the 2015 CMP summer workshops. See if your state or country is represented.

April 21, 2015
Elements of Success: Implementing CMP3 with Yvonne Grant

Join Yvonne Grant at the Macomb Intermediate School District on June 30, 2015

April 7, 2015
Elizabeth Phillips and Yvonne Grant to Speak at NCSM

Elizabeth Difanis Phillips and Yvonne Grant will be presenting their session Integrating Rich Tasks, the Mathematical Practices, and Classroom Discourse to Enhance Planning, Teaching, and Assessing at the 2015 Annual NCSM Conference.

Getting Ready for Getting to Know CMP Workshops
March 18, 2015
Getting Ready for Getting to Know CMP Workshops

This year marks the 20th year for the annual Getting to Know CMP Workshops. Held in June on Michigan State University campus, these workshops have been a part of CMP almost since the beginning.

March 9, 2015
Latest Update to the Dash Student Place

The Dash Student Place (ACTIVe-book) has recently been updated. Check out the highlights. 

CMP Staff in the Spotlight: Billie Lozen
March 6, 2015
CMP Staff in the Spotlight: Billie Lozen

CMP Lifer and mother of two, Billie Lozen is the newest member of the CMP family. Meet Elizabeth 'Billie' Lozen.

March 5, 2015
The Publish for the CMP3 Dash Teacher Place Goes Live

The Publish for the CMP3 Dash Teacher Place is complete and live with users. Here's the highlights.

CMP Celebrates a Successful 2015 Users' Conference
March 2, 2015
CMP Celebrates a Successful 2015 Users' Conference

This year's annual CMP Users' Conference was possibly one of the best so far.

CMP Graduate Students Talk Research at CREATE Mini-Conference
February 26, 2015
CMP Graduate Students Talk Research at CREATE Mini-Conference

CMP Graduate students participated in the 2015 CREATE Mini-Conference. The theme of this year’s conference was ENERGY for STEM. They submitted three posters that focused on formative assessment, student work, and the Arc of Learning.

CMP Staff in the Spotlight: Judith Martus Miller
February 20, 2015
CMP Staff in the Spotlight: Judith Martus Miller

It is with great sadness that the CMP office faces the retirement of Judith Miller. Judith has been the glue that has held CMP together from the beginning of the project. She is an outdoor enthusiast, mother and grandmother and a wonderful friend. Meet Judith Miller. 

CMP Staff in the Spotlight: CMP1
February 13, 2015
CMP Staff in the Spotlight: CMP1

We could not be where we are today without those who have been apart of CMP in the past. These wonderful people have made CMP3 possible.

CMP Staff in the Spotlight: CMP2
February 6, 2015
CMP Staff in the Spotlight: CMP2

We could not be where we are today without those who have been apart of CMP in the past. These wonderful people have made CMP3 possible.