We are accepting proposals for 60 minute sessions, and 10 minute Bursts. We seek speakers who will enthusiastically and actively engage attendees with our conference foci:
**Student Thinking - involving students in their learning, eliciting and facilitating student discourse, questioning strategies, CGI, formative assessment
**21st Century Skills - Standards for Mathematical Practice, "4 Cs": communication, collaboration, creativity, critical thinking
**STEM - integrating mathematics with innovative opportunities in science, technology, engineering and mathematics
**Technology - Integration of technology in mathematics courses, computer programming, and other innovations.
Before July 24, 2017 please complete the speaker proposal form below. We will review proposals over the summer and send decisions in early fall. All rooms will be equipped with a computer projector and tables set up in rounds to facilitate group collaboration. We are particularly interested in sessions that actively engage attendees, so please address these elements in your proposal.
You may name a co-speaker to assist with your workshop. Compensation for speakers and one co-speaker will include:
(1) Complimentary registration and membership in the Greater San Diego Math Council for one year.
(2) Transportation reimbursement of $0.54 per mile for driving costs. Maximum reimbursement for driving and airfare costs is $200.
(3) Handout reimbursement, not to exceed $25 for each session for sessions in rooms holding 40 or fewer people, or up to $50 for sessions in rooms holding more than 40 people. Itemized receipts must accompany your request for reimbursement.
We look forward to reading your proposal and assembling a dynamic group of speakers who will help create a valuable and innovative conference experience for our attendees! Feel free to email us if you have any questions, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sincerely, GSDMC Program Committee