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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.

 

Saturday, February 20 • 1:10pm - 2:25pm
Newsgeek: How Statistics and Probability Can Come to Life FILLING

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Do you struggle to to find ways to bring alive Statistics and Probability standards?  If so, come experience “Newsgeek!” “Newsgeek” is a protocol that puts students in the role of magazine journalists, tasked with creating a compelling news story out of a set of raw data. 

Join Scott and Megan as they take you through this entertaining process that will put life into these oft-forgotten standards!

Prior to attending:
Please take this short survey before February 15:  http://bit.ly/FluSurvey

BYOD:
Please bring a device with a USB port, if possible (not necessary, but helpful).

Presenters
avatar for Scott Laidlaw

Scott Laidlaw

Co-founder, MidSchoolMath
Scott Laidlaw is a math teacher-turned-game designer. With 14 years of in-classroom teaching experience at the elementary, secondary and university levels since earning his doctoral degree from the University of Northern Colorado, Scott has focused on research into how students learn... Read More →
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Megan LeBleu

Director of Curriculum, MidSchoolMath
Megan LeBleu is a National Board Certified teacher with 14 years' experience teaching math at a high-poverty middle school in Albuquerque, New Mexico. During those years she became a master at collaborating with fellow teachers, making math curriculum engaging and accessible to students... Read More →


Saturday February 20, 2016 1:10pm - 2:25pm
O'Keeffe Santa Fe Community Convention Center

Attendees (30)