Math Teachers'
Circle
Santa Cruz

bg-shape

Math Teachers' Circles are a space where math teachers, math enthusiasts, and professional mathematicians come together to develop community, engage, and explore interesting mathematical topics.

subscribe now

Math Teachers' Circle

icon

Community

Our circle focus on and values community. This is an important aspect in and outside the classroom. Mathematics can be thought as an activity that becomes more interesting and engaging by exploting the social aspect of it.

icon

Engagement

Sessions are aimed at promoting engagement with mathematics. We promote active learning strategies and inquiry based learning. By looking at interesting applications, brain teasers, and games, we believe that mathematics can become more engaging for students and teachers.

icon

Mathematics

We explore intersting ideas in mathematics that support student and teacher engagement. Sessions are self contained and no specific backgorund is needed. Usually our approach is low entry-high ceiling, where the initial entry point relies on basic concepts, but the ideas can become interesting and challenging.

People

portfolio-image

Organizer

Judith Montgomery

Director
Monterey Bay Area Math Project
judithm@ucsc.edu

portfolio-image

Organizer

Pedro Morales-Almazan

Math Department
University of California, Santa Cruz
pmorale5@ucsc.edu

bg-image

Sessions

portfolio-image

Collaborative

portfolio-image

Interactive

portfolio-image

Engaging

portfolio-image

Exploratory

portfolio-image

Active

portfolio-image

Hands-on

-->