BACT WINTER WORKSHOP
Saturday - January 26, 2013
The Winter workshop supports teachers in their development of problem solving skills as well as sharing with them information about
upcoming mathematical opportunities for students and teachers. This will be a great opportunity for teachers new to the Math Circle
program as well as experienced Math Circle teachers.
Bay Area Circle for Teachers Winter Workshop Schedule: 9:00 am to 4pm
* Lunch and coffee breaks will be provided by the BACT.
|| Welcome and Introduction
||Henri Picciotto and Function Diagrams
|| CM² Round Table Session 1: |
| ||Servando Pineda, Random Walk on Polytopes. |
| ||Alyssa Palfreyman, Matrices and Marshmallows. |
| ||Jessica Delgado, Math Circle Lesson Bowling Pin Puzzle. |
|11:15- 11:45 am|| Discussion of BACT Opportunities **|
|11:45am - 12:45 pm|| Lunch Break|
||(CM)² Student Round Table Session 2:
| ||Steven Collazos, An Approach to Introducing Ehrhart Theory in High-School Algebra. |
| ||Cecilia Coca Chavez, Normal Distribution. |
| ||Tahir Anjum, Colors and Numbers. |
||(CM)² Student Round Table Session 3:|
| ||Brian Cruz, Tactile Exploration of Supercoiling. |
| ||Jack Love, The Mapping Object. |
|2:00- 4:00 pm
|| Concurrent Session
||Josh Zucker, Julia Robinson Math Festival Training Beginners Group, |
||Building Resources and Repertoire: Bringing Math Circle Lessons into the Classroom. Sage Moore, facilitator. |
Please Register so that we order enough.
** Information of upcoming Mathematical Exploration Opportunities for Teachers and Students
including the Julia Robinson Festival, the Bay Area Mathematics Olympiad (BAMO), BACT Summer Workshop and much more!
Enjoy Math Circle lessons taught by some of the Bay’s top mathematicians. Curious about what a Math Circle is? Join us to experience it first hand.
Information of upcoming Mathematical Exploration Opportunities for Teachers ...
Information of upcoming Mathematical Exploration Opportunities for Students ...
(CM)² Student Poster Session
Location: 472 Water Street, Jack London Square, Oakland CA
To be posted soon - check back!