News & Updates

Kick off the Summer with a CMP Workshop
March 30, 2016

"I very much enjoyed the workshop. The atmosphere of working together, brainstorming, gave me a picture of the method and philosophy of Connected Mathematics."

Making Connections: CMP Teachers Discussion Group
March 23, 2016

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.

A Recap of the 2016 Users' Conference
March 7, 2016

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 Present Their Research at CREATE Mini-Conference
March 1, 2016

CMP Graduate Students created posters to display their research on The Arc of Learning and A  Framework for Formative Assessment. 

Essential Reasons for Attending the Users' Conference
December 8, 2015

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.

CMP Staff in the Spotlight: Jacob Disbro
November 18, 2015

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!

September 28, 2015

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

August 17, 2015

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

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

July 16, 2015

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

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

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

April 21, 2015

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

April 7, 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.

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

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 Staff in the Spotlight: Billie Lozen
March 6, 2015

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

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

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 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.