This Month the IMPACT Live! Community Presents:
Changing the Status Quo: The Common Vision for Mathematics
Sponsored by the Standards Committee
Maintaining academic standards of excellence in mathematics in the first two years of college does not mean we keep doing what we’ve always done. We must change the status quo by using evidence-based pedagogical methods and by removing barriers that prevent student success. Join us this month as we explore these critical areas.
Spotlight of the Month Team Members with link to bios:
Annette Cook, Evan Evans, Karen Gaines, Denise Lujan, Paul Nolting, Julie Phelps, Nancy Sattler and April Strom
What is IMPACT Live!
IMPACT Live! consist of four portals on the new my.amatyc.org website which include: the online version of AMATYC IMPACT, IMPACT Plus, IMPACT in Action, and IMPACTful Thoughts. It serves as a portal for mathematics instructors to interact with each other as well as serve as a repository for lesson plans, worksheets, projects, videos, and exercises. This interactive online social multimedia portal built for mathematics instructors along with the Community portals on the website can be utilized daily, weekly, or monthly and has just completed Beta-testing. The IMPACT Live! portals on the new website have begun to upload information and create discussions around emerging topics and the highlighted monthly themes. These portals consists of