### Michelle Allman a 2018 Lawrence O’Toole Award Winner

Congratulations to BMTN member Michelle Allman, a recipient of the 2018 Lawrence O’Toole awards! Named after the Nellie Mae Education Foundation’s founding president, the awards acknowledge public high school teachers throughout New England for their work advancing student-centered approaches to learning....

### A New BMTN Year Is Underway!

The BMTN held its annual summer workshop in July, welcoming 15 new members into the network. During the workshop, the new BMTN members spent two days learning about the aim of the network, our theory of change (driver diagram), principles of improvement science and how to...

### Nominations Open for Lawrence W. O’Toole Award!

The nomination period is open for the Lawrence W. O’Toole award! Applications are accepted through April 27. Applicants must be public high school teachers who are dedicated to incorporating student-centered approaches to learning as a part of his/her practice and a champion of student-centered learning...

### BMTN Presenting at National Council for Mathematics Meeting

BMTN will present at the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics Annual Meeting in late April. Kirk Walters and Toni Smith, BMTN Leadershiop, will be presenting on the BMTN and Pam Rawson, member, will present on her Plan Do Study Act (PDSA) work. More updates to come! ...

### Network Member Spotlight: Casey Green

In our March newsletter, we featured Casey Green, a BMTN member since 2016. Casey’s involvement in the network is perhaps best summed up by two words: enthusiasm and diligence. Here's what Casey said when asked what made her want to join BMTN: "What made me want...

### BMTN Presents at the 2018 Carnegie Summit

A team representing the Better Math Teaching Network traveled to San Francisco to present on the network at the Carnegie Summit, a gathering of 1,400 educators, researchers, policy makers, and philanthropists working to accelerate improvements in education. In addition to the BMTN network leadership, Kirk...

### 2016-17 Student Survey Results

Each year, BMTN teachers survey their students in assess students' summative progress towards deeper engagement in algebra. Our new infographic highlights BMTN student survey results from 2016-17. We're making even greater progress towards deeper engagement in algebra! ...

### BMTN at the 2018 Joint Mathematics Meeting

Kirk is in San Diego today presenting on the Better Math Teaching Network at the Joint Mathematics Meeting, the largest gathering of mathematicians in the U.S. and the largest annual meeting of mathematicians in the world. The presentation is focused on the strong support of...

### Two BMTN Members Named State Finalists for PAEMST

BMTN’s Heather Vonada and Ellen Payne have been named as finalists for the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching for their respective states of Vermont and Maine. PAEMST is the highest honor given by the U.S. government specifically for K-12 math and...

### New Video Highlighting the Network

Check out BMTN’s new video on the value of improvement science in our work and collaboration within the network toward growing the number of high school students who are deeply engaged in making sense of and understanding algebra. ...

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