Welcome to the 57th Annual Northwest Mathematics Conference!
We are really excited to offer a rich program for teachers across all grade levels.

Please note: This app is a convenient way for you to plan which sessions you want to attend. Despite the app saying "Reserved Sessions", no session has reserved space. All sessions are on a first-come first-served basis. Most of our meeting rooms are very large so we are hopeful that you will get into the sessions you would like to. In the rare case that a session is full, we are confident that there are other excellent options for you to attend.
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Friday, October 19 • 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Ignite! 7 Speakers - 5 minutes each - Immeasurable Inspiration

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Come see seven leading math educators present on topics that ignite their individual passions. Each talk is 5 minutes long and consists of 20 slides that auto-advance every 15 seconds, whether the speaker is ready or not!

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Deanna Brajcich

Wishart Elementary
Twenty-five years ago, Deanna Brajcich started her career teaching Grade 9/10 Math and French. She gradually changed grades and schools to find herself teaching Grade 5! In addition to working with students, she enjoys working with adult learners. She was a Numeracy Coordinator mentoring... Read More →
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Michael Fenton

Michael joined the Desmos Teaching Faculty in August 2015. Drawing on his experience as a classroom teacher, graduate school instructor, curriculum writer, and professional development consultant, Michael loves exploring how to use technology in ways that foster curiosity and creativity... Read More →
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Annie Fetter

Math Education Specialist, 21st Century Partnership for STEM Education
Hi, I’m Annie. I live outside Philadelphia and in central Vermont. I worked on the project that developed the first version of the Geometer’s Sketchpad and was a founding staff member of the Math Forum. Currently I work part-time for the 21st Century Partnership for STEM Education... Read More →
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Richard Hoshino

Mathematics Professor, Quest University Canada
Hi there! I'm the author of "The Math Olympian" and a math professor at Quest University (www.richardhoshino.com). I am currently on sabbatical, and am serving as the Callysto Ambassador for British Columbia (www.callysto.ca), a new initiative to bring computational learning to... Read More →
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Judy Larsen

Associate Professor, University of the Fraser Valley
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Chris Shore

Math Teacher, Murrieta USD
Chris Shore is editor and founder of The Math Projects Journal. As a nationally-known speaker and a 30-year veteran of public education, Chris has a unique, practical perspective on the new 21st Century Standards.
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Marian Small

Author and Consultant, One Two... Infinity Ltd.
Marian Small, the former Dean of Education at the University of New Brunswick, writes and speaks about K-12 math throughout Canada, the U.S. and abroad. Her focus is on teacher questioning to get at the important math, to include all students, and to focus on critical thinking and... Read More →

Friday October 19, 2018 5:00pm - 6:00pm PDT
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