Joint Mathematics Meetings Program by Special Session
Current as of Saturday, January 13, 2007 12:54:12
Program 
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Inquiries: meet@ams.org
Joint Mathematics Meetings
New Orleans, LA, January 58, 2007 (Friday  Monday)
Meeting #1023
Associate secretaries:
Susan J Friedlander, AMS susan@math.northwestern.edu
James J Tattersall, MAA tat@providence.edu
AMSMAA Special Session on Math Circles and Similar Programs for Students and Teachers

Friday January 5, 2007, 8:00 a.m.10:55 a.m.
AMSMAA Special Session on Math Circles and Similar Programs for Students and Teachers, I
Organizers:
Morris Kalka, Tulane University
Kathleen O'Hara, Mathematical Sciences Research Institute kohara@msri.org
Hugo Rossi, Mathematical Sciences Research Institute rossi@msri.org
Tatiana Shubin, San Jose State University
Zvezdelina E. Stankova, Mills College
Daniel H. Ullman, George Washington University
Paul A. Zeitz, University of San Francisco

8:00 a.m.
Backyard Mathematics.
Mark Saul*, Bronxville Schools (ret.)
(102397704)

8:30 a.m.
The Great Conversation.
Robert Kaplan*, The Math Circle
Ellen Kaplan, The Math Circle
(102397914)

9:00 a.m.
The San Diego Math Circle.
David Patrick*, Art of Problem Solving
(102397325)

9:30 a.m.
Mathematical Circles (Silicon Valley Experience).
Tatiana Shubin*, San Jose State University
(102397705)

10:00 a.m.
University of California, Davis's Explore Math Program: Graduate students bringing cuttingedge research into the classroom to share with undergraduate and high school students.
Brandy S. Wiegers*, University of California, Davis
YuanJuang Yvonne Lai, University of California, Davis
Sarah A. Williams, University of California, Davis
Spyridon Michalakis, University of California, Davis
(1023971723)

10:30 a.m.
Discussion.

Friday January 5, 2007, 2:15 p.m.7:00 p.m.
AMSMAA Special Session on Math Circles and Similar Programs for Students and Teachers, II
Organizers:
Morris Kalka, Tulane University
Hugo Rossi, Mathematical Sciences Research Institute rossi@msri.org
Tatiana Shubin, San Jose State University
Zvezdelina E. Stankova, Mills College
Daniel H. Ullman, George Washington University
Paul A. Zeitz, University of San Francisco

2:15 p.m.
Experience with Teaching Algorithmics in a Public School Setting.
Anna Charny*, Advanced Math and Science Academy Charter School
(102397706)

2:40 p.m.
The San Francisco Math Circle: A teachercentered math circle for underrepresented student populations.
Paul A Zeitz*, University of San Francisco
(1023971222)

3:05 p.m.
Seeking Points of Intersection: HighSchool Curricula vs. Math Circle Goals.
James S Tanton*, St. Mark's Institute of Mathematics
(1023971007)

3:30 p.m.
How and Why the Hampshire College Summer Studies in Mathematics Works. YP17.
David C. Kelly*, Hampshire College
(102397763)

3:50 p.m.
Canada/USA Mathcamp: a summer math program for talented highschool students.
Mira Bernstein*, Wellesley College
(1023971178)

4:10 p.m.
SEEMath  Summer Educational Enrichment at Texas A\&M for Middle School Students.
Philip B Yasskin*, Texas A\&M University
(102397235)

4:30 p.m.
Circle in a Box.
Sam Vandervelde*, Stanford University
(10239749)

4:55 p.m.
A Math Circle sponsored by Brigham Young University.
David G. Wright*, Brigham Young University
(102397185)

5:20 p.m.
10 years of the Berkeley Math Circle.
Zvezdelina Entcheva Stankova*, Mills College and UC Berkeley
(102397711)

5:45 p.m.
Building and Supporting Extracurricular Mathematics in Chicago.
Isaac L. Greenspan*, Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy
(102397791)

6:15 p.m.
Panel discussion moderated by Mark Saul.
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