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Welcome to the 2016 MidSchoolMath National Conference!

Session scheduling is limited to registered attendees - all attendees should receive schedule access via email by Jan. 4 or within two business days of registering. Click on the "More Information" link for detailed directions on accessing SCHED and signing up for concurrent sessions.

Programming begins each morning at 8:15 am sharp, ending at 4:30 pm on Friday, followed by a social hour from 5:00 - 6:30 pm; and ends at 4:15 pm on Saturday.

Please note, schedule is subject to change.

To learn more about MidSchoolMath or register to attend the conference, please visit www.midschoolmathnationalconference.com or email conference@midschoolmath.com.


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Saturday, February 20 • 2:45pm - 3:30pm
Be The Best For Your Students, Do The Best For You: National Boards Certification FULL

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National Board Certification has been described by many teachers as “…the best professional development I’ve ever had”!

Teachers who become Nationally Board Certified have demonstrated their commitment to their students and the profession by meeting the highest standards in the nation. Teachers who achieve certification are innovative by nature, constantly reflecting upon their knowledge of students, integrating variety and creativity into their practice, and assessing the validity and effectiveness of these practices to foster success for all students.

In this session, we'll go over the National Boards certification and application process, the benefits of certification and explore support available through regional networks.

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Terri Blackman

6th Grade Teacher, Wood Gormley Elementary School
Terri Blackman received her National Board Certification as a Middle Childhood Generalist in 2012. She is currently teaching 6th grade at Wood Gormley Elementary School in Santa Fe, NM. For several years Terri has collaborated with the Santa Fe Opera's ALTO program, partnering with... Read More →
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Sharyn Gray

Math Teacher/MS Principal, Turquoise Trail Charter School
I was never a "math person" as a kid - I did math, and I did it just fine, but I don't recall being particularly interested in anything I learned, and was definitely uninterested in calculus. I first attended the MidSchoolMath conference in 2014, and was so inspired I was willing... Read More →

Saturday February 20, 2016 2:45pm - 3:30pm MST
Peralta Santa Fe Community Convention Center