Empowering mathematics students and teachers through exemplary curriculum, professional development, and leadership
CPM Educational Program is a California nonprofit 501(c)(3) corporation dedicated to improving grades 6-12 mathematics instruction.
CPM’s mission is to empower mathematics students and teachers through exemplary curriculum, professional development, and leadership. We recognize and foster teacher expertise and leadership in mathematics education. We engage all students in learning mathematics through problem solving, reasoning, and communication.
CPM envisions a world where mathematics is viewed as intriguing and useful, and is appreciated by all; where powerful mathematical thinking is an essential, universal, and desirable trait; and where people are empowered by mathematical problem-solving and reasoning to solve the world’s problems.
2017 CPM Teacher Conference Registration is now open for the 2017 CPM Teacher Conference. Click here for more information about this exciting event.
Conference Grant Applications will be accepted through October 31, 2016. Click here to apply.
Consider joining us for our Preconference, a topic-intensive interactive all-day workshop on Thursday, February 23, 2017 from 9 am – 3 pm. Your choice of topics includes Assessment, Coaching, Creating Collaborative Classrooms, and Statistics. Click here to learn more about this exciting opportunity. Click here to register for the Preconference.
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Two CPM teachers have been awarded the Presidential Award for Excellence in Math and Science Teaching. John Hayes, CPM teacher, Teacher Leader, and math coach, is the math teacher winner from Wisconsin, and Beth Vavzincak, CPM teacher and Teacher Leader, is the math teacher winner from Ohio. This is a well-deserved honor for both John and Beth. On September 8, these teachers visited Washington, D.C. to meet the president and tour the White House. Congratulations John and Beth!
View John’s full PAEMST finalist profile here.
View Beth’s full PAEMST finalist profile here.
Research Briefs for Mathematics Education
CPM Educational Program invites members of the mathematics education research community to submit proposals for a research brief that will summarize the current state of the field’s understanding of how best to support struggling mathematics learners. CPM Educational Program is a California nonprofit 501(c)(3) corporation dedicated to improving grades 6-12 mathematics curriculum and instruction. This request for research brief proposals invites mathematics education doctoral students and faculty with relevant expertise to submit proposals for a commissioned white paper that will be published on CPM’s website and circulated across the mathematics education community.
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CPM has created weekly tips for teachers, parents and students, written to help everyone be successful in math. Teachers can follow the teacher tips and post parent and student Tips of the Week to their personal webpages or include them in newsletters or updates sent out regularly. Each tip highlights events and ideas that are relevant during the given week they are distributed. For instance, at the start of the school year, the tips discuss effective team work, while mid year, the tips might discuss how best to prepare for a midterm exam. You can find these tips here: