News & Updates
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.
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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.
While endowed chairs distinguish top faculty, the impact of these positions goes far beyond a title.
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.
"I very much enjoyed the workshop. The atmosphere of working together, brainstorming, gave me a picture of the method and philosophy of Connected Mathematics."
Since August of 2014, membership for the CMP Facebook group has grown to nearly 400 people. Teachers from all over the country and world are having important discussions on improving learning in the classroom.
Many participants left this year's CMP Users' Conference feeling re-energized and eager to try to new ideas in their classrooms. The conversations were engaging and insightful, focused around mathematics teaching, learning, and assessing for all CMP classes.
CMP Graduate Students created posters to display their research on The Arc of Learning and A Framework for Formative Assessment.
We wanted to provide you with interesting information about what it means to attend the CMP Users' Conference, but we decided that our past attendees say it best.
Jacob Disbro, the newest member of the CMP family, is a freshman at Michigan State University. He is a huge soccer fan, likes a good movie and enjoys learning. Meet Jacob Disbro!
Carrie Chiappetta focused her dissertation on a study to determine the efficacy of Connected Mathematics Project 2 (CMP2) in Grades 6, 7 and 8.
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.
Two CMP teachers, Karma Vince and Leif Carlson, have been award the 2013 Presidential Award.
New videos added to the Dash Teacher Place focus on CMP teachers and their classrooms.
Along side attendees from 28 states and three foreign countries, CMP has just hosted their 20th Annual Getting to Know CMP Workshops.
Participants from all over the globe will be attending the 2015 CMP summer workshops. See if your state or country is represented.
Join Yvonne Grant at the Macomb Intermediate School District on June 30, 2015
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.
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.
CMP Lifer and mother of two, Billie Lozen is the newest member of the CMP family. Meet Elizabeth 'Billie' Lozen.