Upper Cumberland Middle Grades Math Partnership

 Program Description 
Project Directors
Dr. Sandra Koczwara

Dr. Margaret Phelps, TTU, Co Director
(931) 372-3791 mphelps@tntech.edu

Dr. Allan Mills, Co Director,
Interim Chair, TTU Math Dept


Amanda Burgess &
Jenni Kelly
Mrs. Sharon Glenn
Dr. Wendy Smith

Mrs. Sheryl Webb
Technical Support
Johnny Sloan

Support Staff
Connie Nichols &
Jacob Vincent

Calendar of Events

Academic Year I:
April 2004 - March 2005
June 2004 - Meeting of School District Partners
July 12-16, 19-23 - Summer Institute I
Classroom Activities
Coordinate Systems
Number Systems
September 11 - Praxis II Middle Grades Math Test
September - December
Academic Year Seminars
Seminar Photos
Student Tutoring
February 3 - Meeting of School District Partners
February 12 - Graphing Calculator Workshop at TTU


Professional Development - Research-Based
July 10 - 21, 2006

Who:   Middle School math teachers (5th - 8th grade)
            High School Special education teachers (9th-12th grade)

What:  Two-week summer Institute ($150/day stipend - meals included)
           Four 3 hr. seminars ($45/ stipend per seminar)
           Paid registration fees for the Math Praxis Test

When:  Summer Institute:  July 10 - 21, 2006
            Cookeville High School
             Meals included - Stipends for teacher participants
             Take back to your classroom terrific materials/equipment including
                   *  TI-Graphing Calculator
                   *  TI-Presenter
                   *  GeoSketchPad Software
                   *  Algebra & Problem-Solving instructional materials

Why:   Excellent Professional Development
           Become Highly Qualified
           Network with math teachers from across the Upper Cumberland

Fill out the attached Letter of Intent/Teacher Survey fax to Putnam County Schools (931) 537-6865 to reserve your space.
Questions?  Contact Sandra Heaton, MSP Administrator Assistant at heatons@k12tn.net