COMET • Vol. 11, No. 18 – 26 September 2010

ARTICLES & ANNOUNCEMENTS (CALIFORNIA FOCUS) (1) Student Hosts Sought for the CMC-South Conference in Palm Springs Contact: Mark Ellis – mellis@fullerton.edu URL: http://forms3.createforms.com/78180/form_1_1.html  URL (CMC-S): http://cmc-math.org/activities/south_conference.html The California Mathematics Council (CMC)-South conference […]

COMET • Vol. 11, No. 15 – 2 September 2010

ARTICLES & ANNOUNCEMENTS (CALIFORNIA FOCUS) (1) California State Board of Education Approves Adoption of New Academic Content Standards for Mathematics and English Language Arts URL (SBE Agenda): http://www.cde.ca.gov/be/ag/ag/yr10/agenda201008.asp URL (ACSC): http://www.scoe.net/castandards URL (Math Standards): http://www.scoe.net/castandards/agenda/2010/20100817_math_ccs_recommendations.pdf URL (ELA […]

COMET • Vol. 11, No. 14 – 13 June 2010

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ This is the last issue of COMET for the 2009-2010 academic year. Best wishes for an enjoyable summer!  ~ CFB ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ARTICLES & ANNOUNCEMENTS (CALIFORNIA FOCUS) (1) California Teachers […]

COMET • Vol. 11, No. 11 – 08 May 2010

ARTICLES & ANNOUNCEMENTS (CALIFORNIA FOCUS) (1) Appeal Upheld in 8th-grade Algebra I Litigation Sources: Association of California School Administrators (ACSA); California School Boards Association (CSBA) URL (ACSA): http://www.acsa.org/MainMenuCategories/Advocacy/AlgebraCaseRound2.aspx URL (CSBA): http://tinyurl.com/2e3d5te Last week the California […]

COMET • Vol. 11, No. 09 – 20 April 2010

ARTICLES & ANNOUNCEMENTS (NATIONAL FOCUS) (1) “Breaking the Cycle: An International Comparison of U.S. Mathematics Teacher Preparation” Source: Michigan State University URL: http://www.educ.msu.edu/content/default.asp?contentID=710 and http://news.msu.edu/story/7714/  URL (FAQ): http://www.educ.msu.edu/content/sites/usteds/documents/USTEDS-FAQ.pdf  URL (“Breaking the Cycle”): […]