Finding the Solution Priorities:
Advocating for mathematics and science education
Our next meeting will be held on October 4, 2019 from 10am–3pm. Meeting Place: Worthington Board of Education, 200 Wilson Bridge Road, Worthington, OH.
Keynote Address: “Building on Our Achievements to Shape the Future” by Dr. Rikki Blair.
As professor of Mathematics at Lakeland Community College in Kirtland, Ohio (1981-2001), Rikki worked hard to promote active learning for her students and to bring technology into the curriculum. She is the author of two textbooks: Introductory Algebra and Intermediate Algebra for two-year college students. Rikki received her Ph.D. from Kent State University in Curriculum and Instruction. Rikki is the Associate Director for Two-year Colleges of the 2020 CBMS National Survey of Undergraduate Programs in the United States, Past President of the American Mathematical Association of Two-Year Colleges (AMATYC), and a mathematics curriculum consultant for the Dana Center Mathways Project of the Charles A. Dana Center at the University of Texas at Austin.
To access the American Mathematical Association of Two-Year Collleges (AMATYC) IMPACT: Improving Mathematical Prowess And College Teaching document and IMPACT Live! to go http://www.myamatyc.org/
Read OMSC's Position Paper on the Uses of Large-Scale Assessments of Mathematics and Science in Ohio.