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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.

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Saturday, February 20 • 11:20am - 12:05pm
Applying for the Presidential Award

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Limited Capacity seats available

The Presidential Award is the highest honor the US government bestows on math and science (including computer science) teachers. National finalists receive a paid trip for two to Washington, DC to attend a series of recognition events and professional development opportunities, including a meeting with the President; recipients also receive a $10,000 award from the National Science Foundation.

In this session, you'll learn more about the awardl and gather tips from state and national finalists on how to prepare a successful application.

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Claudia Ahlstrom

State Math Specialist, New Mexico Public Education Department
Claudia is the State Math Specialist in the Math and Science Bureau of the Public Education Department and has held this position for 13 years. Claudia has been active in education for over 30 years as a teacher, as a parent and as a community member. After earning her BA in math... Read More →
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Marco Martinez-Leandro

Assistant Principal, Sandia High School
Marco Martinez-Leandro has been an educator for 26 years, teaching for 14 years in Albuquerque. He teaches 9th and 10th grade Algebra 1 and Geometry at Highland High School. He has taught Algebra 2, Pre-Calculus, and Advanced Placement Calculus AB. Marco’s approach to teaching... Read More →

Saturday February 20, 2016 11:20am - 12:05pm MST
O'Keeffe Santa Fe Community Convention Center