The WMC Annual Conference is going virtual this year. Join us for an opening keynote speaker by Dr. Kristopher Childs on Thursday May 6th from 4:30-6:00 p.m. You can also attend the all-day synchronous strand Friday May 7th focused on Antiracism in Mathematics.
These events will be followed by over 50 asynchronous recorded sessions and live synchronous sessions on Saturday May 8th from 8:00 am - 3:30 pm. All sessions will be recorded and available to conference participants until August 31, 2021.
The WMC Annual Conference will also provide opportunities for networking, discussions with exhibitors, and more.
The registration fee is $75 for educators and $15 for pre-service teacher candidates.
Come share the Wonder, Joy, and Beauty of mathematics!
2021 Featured Speakers
Thursday May 6th Virtual Opening Session
4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. (CST)
I Hope School NEVER Goes Back to Normal!
Dr. Kristopher Childs
In the education community many have stated, “they cannot wait until things get back to normal.” With “normal” being defined as pre-pandemic schooling. However, we must all ask ourselves pre-pandemic (i.e normal) was every student receiving a high-quality classroom mathematics education experience?
Friday May 7th Virtual Session
8:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. (CST)
The Mo(ve)ment to Prioritize Antiracist Mathematics:
Planning for This and Every School Year
A Discussion of the Position Statement of TODOS: Mathematics for All
8:00 - 9:00 a.m
Diana Ceja, Past President of TODOS,
Riverside County Office of Education
Discussion Breakout Sessions: Join WMC for an in-depth discussion focused on the four key areas outlined in the document.
9:15 - 10:00 Parents as Partners in Mathematics Education
10:15 - 11:00 Social and Emotional Needs of Students in Mathematics Classrooms
11:45 - 12:30 Student and Family-Centered Mathematics Assessment
12:45 - 1:30 Access, Use and Design of Technologies for Teaching Mathematics
1:45 - 2:15 Closing Remarks
Read the TODOS