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Center for Mathematics Achievement

Graduate School of Education

Devoted to improving the pedagogical and content knowledge of mathematics teachers in grades K-12.

CMA Team Members

Dr. Anne M. Collins, Director 617.349.8853

Steve Yurek, Associate Director 617.349.8938

Joan Trainer, Senior Assistant Director of Administration and Finance 617.349.8318

Highlights from the Summer 2015 Mathematics Institute

View these visual presentations [PDFs] for instructor highlights from workshops held during this summer's math institute.

Modeling (Collins 1)
Modeling (Collins 2)
Geometry (Kenney 1)
Geometry (Kenney 2)
Geometry (Kenney 3)
Mathematical Discourse (Halpern)
Cinderella (Schneider/Clark 1)
Primary Penguins (Schneider/Clark 2)
Penguins Swimming (Schneider/Clark 3)
Spreadsheets (Yurek 1)
Powerpoints (Yurek 2) 
Problems of the Week (Bookston 1)
Problems of the Week (Bookston 2)
Fractions (Lippens)
Modeling Whole Number Ops (Marin)
Schiffman I
Schiffman II
Schiffman III
Fractions, Sweet Fractions (Vinogradova) 

Putting the M Back in STEM

See Putting the M Back in STEM: The Mathematics of Bridging Design in STEM [pdf] on teaching science through the lens of mathematics. April 2015 Presentation at NCTM in Boston by Lesley faculty Bill Barowy, Mike Thibodeau, and Steve Yurek. 

View a photo album [pdf] showing activities in courses held in Brockton and Quincy, Massachusetts, and from trips to the Museum of Science, Boston.