April 9 & 10, 2014
San Antonio, Texas
April 9: 1:30 pm – 5:00 pm
April 10: 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Registration form and hotel information will be posted in January.
Math MATTERS (Math Achievement through Technology, Teacher Education, and Research-based Strategies) is a Migrant Education Program Consortium Incentive Grant (CIG) designed in response to substantial needs identified in migrant students in the lead state of Texas and the consortium receiving states of Arkansas, Illinois, Michigan, Missouri, Montana, New York, and Wisconsin (plus Indiana, Nebraska, and Washington participating as partner states not competing for CIG funds).
Math MATTERS goals, measurable outcomes, and activities were designed for the most mobile students enrolled in summer programs. The overarching goal of the project is to improve the math skills of migrant students through scientifically-based instruction, technology integration, professional development, and parent involvement.
Math MATTERS activities include: