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K-8 math vendor meetings

 

September 18, 2012

 

Opportunity for parents and community to review vendor materials


During the summer of 2012, a committee of ASD staff and teachers conducted an initial review of math curriculum materials submitted by vendors, as part of the district’s K-8 math review. The public also provided input during this initial review phase.

 

The review committee has narrowed the list to six vendors. These vendors will present their materials in a series of public meetings.

 

Vendor presentations:

 

Envisions Math (K-6)

Thursday, Sept. 27

5–6:30 p.m.

Central Middle School, multipurpose room

 

Math in Focus

Singapore Math (K-8)

Thursday, Sept. 27

7–8:30 p.m.

Central Middle School, multipurpose room

 

GoMath (K-6)

Saturday, Sept. 29

noon–1:30 p.m.

ASD Education Center, boardroom

 

Big Ideas Math (6-8)

Saturday, Sept. 29

2–3:30 p.m.

ASD Education Center, boardroom

 

Carnegie Math (6-8)

Wednesday, Oct. 3

5–6:30 p.m.

ASD Education Center, boardroom

 

Glencoe Math (6-8)

Wednesday, Oct. 3

7–8:30 p.m.

ASD Education Center, boardroom

 

All meetings are open to the public and will be broadcast on ASD-TV cable channel 14. The programs will also be available online through ASD-TV’s video on demand service. Visit www.asdk12.org/ASDTV for more information.

 

Additionally, these materials will be on display for parent and community feedback throughout October and November. Following public input, the committee will conduct field tests at a number of schools across the district.

 

Materials display:

Saturday, Oct. 20

noon–3 p.m.

ASD Education Center, orange room

 

Thursday, Oct. 25

3–7 p.m.

ASD Education Center, orange room

 

Tuesday, Oct. 30

3–7 p.m.

ASD Education Center, orange room

 

Saturday, Nov. 3

noon–3 p.m.

ASD Education Center, orange room

 

Monday, Nov. 5

3–7 p.m.

ASD Education Center, orange room

 

For more information, contact the ASD STEM Department at 742-4856.


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