Math Energy Meeting: Monday, October 29th

Our third meeting of the semester will be on Monday, October 29th at 7:00 pm in the University Ballroom. Registration starts at 6:30 pm, so if this is your first time attending a meeting, please arrive early. Math Energy dues are $6 per semester.

We are excited to host Game Night! We will be playing various games and activities at different stations that you can then use in your classroom!

Remember that Math Energy is considered a Professional Organization by Eastern Illinois University. Attendance verification will be available for Math Energy members.

We hope to see you there!

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Previous Meeting on October 15th

Attached are the photos taken at the meeting on October 15th. Patti Davis was the guest speaker, and she talked about the different apps that can be used on iPads in the classroom. Most of the apps were specific to math, but many were useful for the classroom in general.

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Math Energy Meeting: Monday Oct 15

Our second meeting of the semester will be on Monday, October 15th at 7:00 pm in the University Ballroom.

We are happy to welcome Patti Davis from East Richland Middle School who will share ideas for using iPads in the classroom.

We are excited to announce a new development

Until Oct 26, all active members of math energy will be eligible for a free membership to the National Council of Teachers of mathematics. This is a $40 value, and it will satisfy your PDR sheet requirement for membership to a national organization. Come to Monday’s meeting to sign up.

Please arrive early, registration begins at 6:30 pm. Math Energy dues are $6 per semester. Information about becoming a member can be found here.

Remember that Math Energy is considered a Professional Organization by Eastern Illinois University. Attendance verification will be available for Math Energy members.

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Math Energy Meeting: Monday Sep 17

Our first meeting of the semester will be on Monday, September 17th at 7:00 pm in the University Ballroom.

We are happy to welcome Dr. Andrew White who will be helping us think about problem solving in the classroom

Please arrive early, registration begins at 6:30 pm. Math Energy dues are $6 per semester. Information about becoming a member can be found here.

Remember that Math Energy is considered a Professional Organization by Eastern Illinois University. Attendance verification will be available for Math Energy members.

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NEXT MEETING April 17th

The next Math Energy meeting will take place on April 17th. Registration will take place in the Alumni Lounge in the MLK Union at 7:30AM. This meeting is different because it actually a conference. The 55th Annual Conference on the Teaching of Mathematics Innovations to be exact.

The Schedule for the conference is as follows:

  • Registration — 7:30am  (Alumni Lounge)
  • Session 1  – 8:30am (Third Floor, East Wing)
  • Break — 9:30am
  • Session 2 — 9:40am (Third Floor, East Wing)
  • Break — 10:40am
  • Session 3 — 10:50am (Third Floor, East Wing)
  • Luncheon and Keynote Address — Noon (Grand Ballroom)

Math Energy has been asked  for volunteers to help escort guests around the MLK union. If anyone is interested please contact Dr. Andrew M. White at amwhite@eiu.edu before April 16th.

Also Math Energy is looking for new members for next Fall’s executive board. Applications are on the Executive Board Tab

or

Feel free to join us in Old Main room 3010 on April 23rd at 7pm for Pizza and Drinks to find out about the positions and apply. Positions that are available for Fall are Treasurer, Fundraising, Tutoring, and Membership.

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I hope that everyone had a GREAT Spring Break!! Attached are the pictures from the previous meeting. The topic included working with Fractals in the school environment. The pictures are of Eastern Illinois math professors helping students create different Fractal cut outs and drawings.

I hope that everyone is prepared for the rest of the semester

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WELCOME BACK!!

The Math Energy Exec Board hopes everyone had a wonderful Winter Break. We wish you all a good Spring Semester and we hope to see you at one of our upcoming meetings. Exact dates and times will be posted when they become available, along with who is presenting.

Finally I would like to add some pictures from the last couple meetings of last semester.

I also added a game for those of you that need something extra to do this first week back. Check them out below

http://www.classicgamesarcade.com/games/flash-tetris.swf

Arcade GamesEnjoy

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