CMC-South Annual Mathematics Conference
California Mathematics Council - South
54th Annual Mathematics Conference
Common Core Mathematics: Launching the Transformation
Palm Springs Convention Center • Renaissance Hotel • Hilton Hotel • Spa Resort
Friday, November 1, and Saturday, November 2, 2013
Join us for the 54th Annual CMC-South Mathematics Conference in Palm Springs. Choose from more than 280 sessions offered by top mathematics educators from California and the United States. Learn the latest about upcoming standardized assessments and how to implement the new California Common Core State Standards for Mathematics in your classroom. Launch the Transformation to Common Core Mathematics for the benefit of all students, including English language learners, under-represented students and students with special needs. Attend sessions geared toward STEM learning, College and Career Readiness, and technology. Learn innovative teaching strategies from the best mathematics leaders. Implement the Eight Standards for Mathematical Practice in your classroom.
2013 Program Information and Highlights
Friday and Saturday Luncheons
Friday Leadership Luncheon
November 1 • 12:00 - 1:15 p.m.
Cost: $35.00 for luncheon and guest speaker
Special Guest Speaker: Jo Boaler, Stanford University
Saturday Affiliate Luncheon
November 2 • 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Cost: $25.00 for luncheon
Enjoy lunch and meet other educators from your local area.
Registration and Fees
Friday/Saturday Two-Day Fees
The regular two-day registration fee is $195.
• Register by October 1, 2013, for a discount of $40 (reduces fee to $155)
• Register by October 15, 2013, for a discount of $20 (reduces fee to $175)
The regular Saturday-only fee is $140.
• Register by October 1, 2013, for a discount of $20 (reduces fee to $120)
• Register by October 15, 2013, for a discount of $10 (reduces fee to $130)
See Registration page for special rates for full-time students who are not currently paid as a teacher and extra discounts for groups of 5 or more from the same site.
Speakers and Sessions
Featured Speakers and Sessions
Jo Boaler • Bill McCallum • Dan Meyer • David Foster
Cathy Fosnot • Sally Bennett-Schmidt • Don Balka
Megan Franke • Framework Committee Panel, and more...
Superintendents, assistant superintendents, principals and other school leaders are encouraged to take advantage of our Leadership Strand. Network with other leaders and experts in Smarter Balanced Assessment and transitioning your school or district to implement the Common Core in mathematics.
Numerous Excellent Sessions
Attend sessions that focus on California's Common Core State Standards, Smarter Balanced Assessments, the new California Math Framework, Cognitively-Guided Instruction, English Learners, Equity, Technology, Teacher Educators, Advanced Placement, Intervention, Problem-Solving, Math Competitions and STEM.
Exhibit Hall Hours
Friday Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Saturday Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Earn (1) quarter unit of college credit by attending the conference. Visit the College Credit page on this website.
The program will be available early August
Registration to open
in early August
Now open! Reserve a room at a conference hotel.
The Conference Brochure will be availble for download in August
Opportunities for full-time college students and for teachers to volunteer.