Chicago Symposium Series
Excellence in Teaching Mathematics and Science:
Research and Practice
There is still time to register for the Chicago Symposium at Loyola University Chicago on Saturday, March 19. If you have already registered, please pass this note on to your colleagues. You can find
more details at our website (http://www.math.uic.edu/chicagosymposium/) but note that the two plenary speakers will be:
- Jere Confrey, Joseph D. Moore Distinguished Professor of Mathematics Education at North Carolina State University will discuss Learning Progressions and the Common Core State Standards in Mathematics.
- Don Wink, Professor of Chemistry at the University of Illinois at Chicago will discuss From CASE to NGSS and beyond: A fifteen year engagement with science standards.
Abstracts for the plenary presentations and some breakout sessions are
currently posted on our webpage.
I look forward to seeing you at the symposium,
Mathematics, Statistics & Computer Science
University of Illinois at Chicago
851 South Morgan Street m/c 249
Chicago, IL 60607