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CoMath

CoMath is a listserv designed to bring content, news and information to support quality mathematics education to educators in Colorado. CoMath eUpdates are sent out a couple times a month and will be archived here.

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Sign-up for CoMath eUpdates by emailing pittman_m@cde.state.co.us

If you would like information to be included in a CoMath eUpdates pittman_m@cde.state.co.us

 

Teacher Organizations

Colorado Council of Teachers of Mathematics – CCTM is an affiliate of the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM), the largest professional organization of mathematics teachers in the country. CCTM serves its membership by hosting an annual conference, publishing a journal three times a year, providing grants to communities of learners, recognizing outstanding teachers and teacher leaders with annual awards.

Colorado Mathematics Leaders – CML is a loosely affiliated group of district mathematics leaders from across the state of Colorado.  They meet semi-regularly throughout the school year to share questions, resources and support.  For more information please email pittman_m@cde.state.co

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics - Founded in 1920, the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) is the world’s largest mathematics education organization, with 80,000 members and more than 230 Affiliates throughout the United States and Canada. The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics is the public voice of mathematics education, supporting teachers to ensure equitable mathematics learning of the highest quality for all students through vision, leadership, professional development, and research. 

National Council of Supervisors of Mathematics - The National Council of Supervisors of Mathematics (NCSM) is a mathematics leadership organization for educational leaders that provides professional learning opportunities necessary to support and sustain improved student achievement.

National Science Foundation (NSF) - An independent federal agency created by Congress in 1950 "to promote the progress of science; to advance the national health, prosperity, and welfare; to secure the national defense…"

Colorado Education Initiative STEM – Education Foundation committed to STEM education.

 

Mathematics Awards

Colorado wants to honor our many stellar educators.  These awards and recognitions occur annually with specific application windows, so refer to each award for more information. 

Colorado Council of Teachers of Mathematics – Various awards and recognitions for educators and classrooms.

National Council of Teachers of Mathematics - Various awards and recognitions for educators and classrooms.

Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST) - the nation's highest honors for teachers of mathematics and science (including computer science). Awardees serve as models for their colleagues, inspiration to their communities, and leaders in the improvement of mathematics and science education.

Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics, and Engineering Mentoring PAESMEM - honors U.S. citizens or permanent residents and U.S. organizations that have demonstrated excellence in mentoring individuals from groups that are underrepresented in STEM education and workforce. Individuals and organizations in all public and private sectors are eligible including industry, academia, primary and secondary education, military and government, non-profit organizations, and foundations. Nominations are encouraged from all geographical regions in the U.S., its territories or possessions, particularly jurisdictions designated by Congress under NSF's Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR).

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