September Update

BCAMT Grants Deadline Extension

The Grants deadline has been extended to Sunday, October 2nd. See the grants webpage for more details and a link to the application form.

2022 Fall Conference – A Space to Belong

Fall Conference tickets are selling fast, and we are approaching capacity. The early bird discount rate applies only until September 30. Visit our conference website to register. Don’t forget to book your hotel! Oh, and a reminder – the conference sessions are on a first come-first served basis. See you in Whistler!


2022 Fall Conference

Early-bird registration is still available! See our conference website (bcamt.ourconference.ca/) for more details.

The theme of this year’s conference is Mathematics: A Space to Belong. We have two amazing keynote speakers: Dan Finkel will be kicking-off proceedings on the Thursday evening, while Lisa Lunney Borden will wrap things up on Saturday. Other announced featured speakers include, Allison Hintz, Pam Harris, Nat Banting and Chris Luzniak.

But it’s not all work….Following the keynote on the Thursday night is the Vector 60th birthday party at the Squamish Lil’wat Cultural Centre and everyone is welcome, while Friday night is the BCAMT social with Kyne Santos, a world class drag queen, YouTuber, and mathematics communicator! Don’t forget to book your hotel room – it’s going to be a blast!


2022-2023 BCAMT Grants – DEADLINE EXTENDED

The deadline for grant applications is Sunday, September 25th October 2nd. NOTE: This is an earlier deadline than in previous years. An earlier deadline means successful applicants will be able to start their inquiry sooner and have longer to conduct their inquiry!

See the grants webpage for more details and a link to the application form.


2022 BCAMT Awards

Congratulations BCAMT Awards Recipients!

AWARDRECIPIENTSCHOOL DISTRICT
ElementaryBrenda HrycanSurrey
Middle SchoolLaura EppCoquitlam
SecondaryLisa WestOkanagan Skaha
New TeacherAnna EganPeace River North
Ivan L. Johnson MemorialBarb WagnerVancouver Island West

On behalf of the BCAMT Awards Committee and Executive, we would like to congratulate the 2022 recipients of our annual BCAMT Outstanding Teaching Awards. These individuals demonstrate strength in professional learning, numeracy, teaching, curriculum, assessment practices, mentorship and innovative practices. Thank-you for all the work you do!


The Latest Edition of Vector is now online

Are you frustrated that you never have your physical copy of Vector with you when you need it? Well fear not, because the latest issue of Vector is now online! With just a few clicks you can ease your frustrations and show your colleagues the article you were talking about!


BCAMT is on Pinterest

The BCAMT has started a Pinterest page to share out great math resources that we find online. Check it out!

https://www.pinterest.ca/bcamtpsa/