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Vols Teach Symposium 2017 (April 27th)

Come join us on the first floor of Greve from 9:00-3:00 on April 27th!  VolsTeach students will be showcasing projects from this past semester.  The projects are on lesson planning, instructional analysis, classroom assessment, and research design.  We hope you can […]

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Greve Open House from 11-2 on April 12th!

Come and heck out the Greve Hall Open House on April 12th from 11-2 pm.  Take a break and stop by for food, prizes, and information about opportunities available in a number of departments housed in Greve Hall.   CEEMS, VolsTeach, OIT, […]

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Let’s Get Physical! Teaching Math through the Lens of Physics

To give Tennessee students a competitive edge for success in college and in the advancing workforce, teachers emphasize STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) fields. The increased demand for a STEM-literate workforce raises the expectations of our teachers, to effectively […]

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2017 Geospatial Academy

Secondary science, math, STEM, CTE, and social studies teachers, academic coaches, and administrators who work with students in grades 6-12 are welcome to apply and attend the 2017 Geospatial Academy. The 2017 Geospatial Academy is a seven-day professional development opportunity […]

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Supporting Family STEM Nights

The Math Counts Project is supporting elementary and middle schools across Campbell County (TN) to host their first series of Family STEM Nights (7 this semester).  In supporting these schools, the Math Counts Team hosted two after-school professional developments on […]

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My Calculus Project

In part of CEEMS Community Mathematics Project, CEEMS Director Dr. Lynn Hodge and Dr. Jeneva Clark, of the UTK Mathematics Department, have teamed up for the “My Calculus” Project. This project aims to teach undergraduate Calculus through social justice themed […]

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CEEMS Talks Research at TN STEM Conference

CEEMS Director Lynn Hodge and TPTE Graduate Assistants Ashley Walther and Michael Lawson attended this year’s 11th Annual Tennessee STEM Research Conference in Murfreesboro, TN.  The purpose of the conference is to engage researchers and collaborators across the state in […]

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Following Up with Tennessee Math Teachers

This school year Tennessee K-12 math teachers are taking time out of their weekends gain new resources and reflect on their practice at professional developments led by the Math Counts team.  These professional development opportunities are a follow-up to intensive […]

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Meeting Teachers at TMTA!

This year CEEMS director Dr. Lynn Hodge and TPTE graduate assistants Ashley Walther and Michael Lawson traveled to Middle Tennessee State University to present at the Tennessee Mathematics Teacher Association state conference.  At the conference the team met with teachers across […]

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High School Math Professional Development

  At a professional development this month, high school math teachers from Campbell County (TN), and surrounding districts, met with TPTE graduate students Ashley Walther and Michael Lawson to talk about STEM, modeling, and formative assessment in the classroom.  This session […]

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