This year's conference once again brings together educators and experts from every corner of the math world! Whether you are on Instagram or Twitter, attend NCTM conference or shop on TPT, you'll be sure to recognize a few faces in this line up!
Beyond the Worksheet
For 13 years Lindsay has been providing quality educational resources that focus on students who are struggling and taking students beyond the worksheet. Her session will focus on designing a quality intervention program, regardless of your situation.
Prior to focusing solely on creating resources and professional development for teachers, she taught 4th grade, 8th Grade Math and Algebra 1 and was a Middle School Math Interventionist for grades 6 – 8.
Middle School Math Man
Alex O'Connor has taught math at the middle school level for 11 years, both in a traditional and virtual classroom setting. He is passionate about using small groups to help reach all students in the middle school math classroom. He is the author of the book and course Making Math Workshop Work.
Make Math Moments
Kyle is the K-12 Mathematics Consultant with the Greater Essex County District School Board, where his passion for mathematics fuels him to Make Math Moments by sparking curiosity, fueling sense making, and igniting teacher moves. When he is not working on the next media-rich contextual math task and recording episodes of the Making Math Moments That Matter Podcast, he is spending time with his wife and two children. He shares his most recent noticings, wonderings, reflections and resources in mathematics content knowledge and pedagogy by delivering workshops across North America and blogging on www.makemathmoments.com, www.tapintoteenminds.com, www.mathisvisual.com.
Make Math Moments
Jon is a math teacher at John McGregor Secondary School in the Lambton-Kent District School Board in Ontario Canada. When not teaching his students and spending time with family he leads workshops and presentations on teaching pedagogy in the math classroom. He is a co-host of the podcast Making Math Moments That Matter along with his friend Kyle Pearce. Lately he is excited about promoting struggle in his students and talking math with primary aged kids while creating math prompts for MathBeforeBed.com. You can follow his classroom lessons, routines, and educational thoughts at Mrorr-isageek.com, makemathmoment.com and also on Twitter: @MrOrr_Geek
Sassy Math Teacher
Asia Hines is a 7th grade teacher in Northern Virginia who is passionate about creating engaging lessons for her students. She does this by creating standards-aligned resources that fit their needs and appeal to their interests. When she is not teaching 7th graders, she helps teachers learn to create engaging resources for their classrooms.
I help teachers go from loathing to loving teaching students who struggle with 6-12th grade math. I’m a former high school math intervention teacher and math coach in South Central Los Angeles, East San Jose, and Denver. Frustrated with the lack of quality PD available to me as a math teacher with students below grade level, I left the classroom to found CollaboratEd in 2018 and have been hired by schools across the US as well as the Colorado Department of Education to provide helpful and applicable PD for over 1,500 secondary math teachers.
Rise Over Run Teaching
Rachael has taught middle and high school math and has served as a math coach. She is devoted to always learning and improving math education. Through social media, she loves to interact with math teachers and to share ideas that impact how teachers teach and how students learn.
Maggie Weinreb is a former math and computer science teacher who now works as a program associate at a math edTech company. Maggie loves to explore all edTech and organizational solutions for a hectic classroom. As an advocate for mental health, Maggie finds that having programs and systems helps keep you and your classroom ready to tackle the day. She also loves to tell really terrible jokes that only she laughs at!
Activity After Math
Hayley is in her 13th year of Education in South Georgia. She spent 12 years teaching Middle School Math and is currently in her first year as a District Instructional Coach. She is always inspired by other math teachers and loves being part of a professional learning community. She believes that collaboration is the key to being a successful teacher. Hayley hopes to instill a lifelong learner mentality with not only her students but with her peers as well. She has been providing resources to help teachers since 2014 through her store- Activity After Math. In her off time you can find her reading by the pool, crafting, chasing her two kids, or sharing tips on her Instagram stories.
Hi I’m Suzy and I have been teaching middle and high school math for 17 years. I currently teach high school math to ESL students. I love playing board games with my family, hanging with my dogs, and hiking.
Flip 4 Math
Carrie Wiederholz is currently a 6th grade math teacher with 20 years experience teaching all levels of middle school math. She is known for flipping her math classroom and teaching other teachers how to flip their classroom in her district. Carrie loves creating resources for Flip4Math on TPT and working with her 6th grade teacher members of Flip4MathUniversity. You can find her at www.flip4math.com as well as on IG @flip4math.
ZANDRA DE ARAUJO
Zandra de Araujo started her career as a high school mathematics teacher. She is a board member in NCTM, the author of numerous mathematics education publications, the creator of the Mathematically Educated blog, and the co-creator of the Two-Minute Teacher's Guide.
Pam enjoys sharing strategies and ideas with other educators. The joy found in having students grapple with learning experiences is the magic that fuels Pam’s passion for creating resources and helping teachers. When teachers leave her session, Pam hopes they can add new ideas and strategies to their teacher toolbox to engage, motivate, and inspire their students.
Ashley Hawley is in her 10th year teaching high school math in sunny Florida. She prides herself on finding strategies to help math make more sense for her students while also encouraging her students to challenge themselves. In her spare time, you’ll find her playing board games with her husband and running around outside with her 2 kids. Ashley loves creating resources in her TPT store, Algebra Einstein, for busy teachers.
Boldly Inspired Curriculum
Caroline is a full-time high school math teacher and part time curriculum designer. She started her business, Boldly Inspired Curriculum, by casually selling resources on Teachers Pay Teachers. Since then, she found a gap in the teaching of problem solving and real-world applications. It is her mission to work with other teachers to help them navigate the struggles of integrating real life skills into their already jam-packed curriculums.
Jamie Miller Math
Hi, I’m Jamie from @jamiemillermath! I have experience teaching grades 3-7 but seventh grade math might just be my favorite. My teaching style is fun, interactive, and hands-on. I am passionate about using a math workshop model to individualize instruction and reach all learners. I promote a positive learning environment while encouraging students to actively engage in their learning. I am a firm believer in growth mindset. With the right attitude, anyone can be successful!
Clark Creative Education
Clint Clark is a creator of things he finds interesting, useful, fun, or important. He is the founder and CEO of Clark Creative Education, and a top-milestone author on Teachers Pay Teachers. Clint was a teacher and administrator for nine years and loved every minute of it. All of Clint's work was in high poverty, high need schools, and he's dove into action at every level K-12. Clint found success using groundbreaking ideas that have turned into math, science, social studies and language arts resources used by millions -- and he can't seem to stop innovating. He has a lot of ideas to share that throw conventional wisdom out the window. Clint adores his wife Mackenzie and his five children. His five kiddos, along with his thousands of former students, are the inspiration behind all of his creations.
8th Grade Math Teacher
Jennie has been teaching middle school math for 18 years. She has a master's degree in Middle Grades Education and is National Board Certified in Early Adolescence Mathematics. She loves creating instructional resources and thinking of engaging ways to inspire teachers and motivate students. You can find Jennie on Instagram and Facebook @8thGradeMathTeacher.
One For The Books
Steve's self-checking games and activities excite students about learning while saving teachers valuable time on grading. Whether you’re seeking ready-made templates or looking to learn how to create resources of your own, Steve is all about sharing his passion for Google Sheets.
Steve is a proud father of two, doodle dad, 6th grade math teacher, tech nerd, avid snowboarder, fitness fanatic, hot wing connoisseur, and always seeking to learn more to level-up his teaching.
As the mastermind behind the Google Sheets course, Holy Sheet, and creator of the monthly template membership, Sheet Load of Templates, Steve is on a mission to get all students actively engaged in a digital world without the need for quick clicks.