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Registration Now Open: March 11th Math Equity Conference

Putting Equity Principles into Action: Helping Every Student Reach Her or His STEM Potential
Martin Luther King Center, Delaware State University

On March 11th, the Delaware Mathematics Coalition (DMC) willl kickoff their Advocacy & Outreach efforts with a Math Equity Conference, Putting Equity Principles into Action. The conference is cosponsored by the DMC and partners at Delaware State University’s Center for Teaching & Learning and the Cyber Infused Mathematics Initiative (CIMI). The featured keynote for the conference is past NCTM President, author, and leader of reform in mathematics equity Dr. Cathy Seeley.

Other highly respected speakers/presenters for the conference include Teri Quin Gray (DE STEM Council, DuPont), Amanda Jansen (UD), Max Ray-Riek (NCTM Math Forum), Jon Manon (UD), Nicola Edwards (DSU), Delayne Johnson (DSU), Jamila Riser (DMC), & Jennifer Kmiec (MWM). The conference supports K-20 educators, STEM-focused business partners, Department of Education leaders, parents and students in considering ways to promote more equitable conditions to support STEM-centric learning in our state. DMC Members: $40     Non-Members $50

For more information, please e-mail DMC Executive Director Dr. Jamila Riser [] Flyer/Registration Form: Principles into Action Equity Conference Registration Form
For online registration, please visit the following site: DMC March 11th 2017 Math Equity Conference Registration



Delaware Mathematics Coalition Launches Advocacy & Outreach Effort
March 11th, 2017 Evening Equity Summit (Maple Dale Country Club)

Cosponsored by the Delaware Mathematics Coalition and the Delaware Foundation for Science and Math Education

Featured Keynote Speaker: Dr. Susan Bunting, Delaware Secretary of Education
For more information, contact Jamila Riser,





Hidden Figures Author Delivers Keynote: UD Redding Lecture Series

On March 14th, the author of Hidden Figures Margot Lee Shetterly will be the featured keynote for University of Delaware’s Redding Lecture series. The lecture is free and open to the public. To register for the event, please visit the following site:



Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching Ceremony

paemstThe Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching is highest honor bestowed to a K-12 mathematics or science educator in the United States. Congratulations to Kristin Gray (Cape Henlopen) Kimberly Simmons (Capital), John Scali (MOT Charter) & Robin Corrozi (Cape Henlopen) for being selected as Delaware’s 2014 & 2015 PAEMST awardees. The teachers were recognized at the PAEMST Awards Ceremony held on Thursday December 1, 2016 at Delaware State University’s Martin Luther King Center.




Also honored at this year’s dinner were the finalists for the 2016 PAEMST Award. They include Brandy Cooper (Milford), Christa Ferdig (Indian River), Leona Williams (Brandywine), & Wendy Turner (Brandywine).