The WestEd/SVMI Mathematics Network professional development and leadership development events listed below are open to teachers, leaders, coaches, and administrators in member school districts. More details about each type of event can be found at https://svmi.wested.org/services.
2020 – 2021 Events
Summer Math Institutes
In response to the current school closures and California shelter-in-place orders, we are excited for the opportunity to present this year's Summer Math Institute virtually, making use of a combination of online, offline, synchronous, and asynchronous activities in order to bring you the rich, high-quality, interactive professional learning experiences you've come to expect from WSVMI.
The 2020 Summer Math Institutes will be held:
June 22-25 (Monday-Thursday)
July 27-30 (Monday-Thursday)
- WSVMI Math Network Members--Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you have not received registration information.
- Non-members--Please contact email@example.com to discuss setting up a membership for your school or district. We would love to have you!
Math Teacher PD Seminars are held four times during the school year (usually September, November, January, and February/March). All 2020-2021 PD Seminars will be hosted virtually.
Seminars are targeted at classroom teachers in grades K-12 and address key topics such as understanding the California State Mathematics Standards, selecting and implementing meaningful mathematics tasks, creating a productive classroom mathematics culture, formative and summative assessment, meeting the needs of diverse learners, and access and equity.
2020-2021 Teacher PD Seminars will be held:
- Wednesday, September 16, 2020
- Wednesday, November 18, 2020
- Thursday, January 28, 2021
- Thursday, March 4, 2021
Math Leadership Network (MLN) meetings are held four times during the school year (usually the day preceding the Math Teacher PD Seminar). MLN meetings are targeted at math coaches, specialists, administrators, department chairs, teacher leaders, and anyone else taking on a math leadership or instructional leadership role at the school or district level.
MLN meetings address critical overarching topics of math leadership such as establishing and supporting a mathematical vision, models and strategies for coaching and supporting math teachers, getting the most out of classroom observations, and creating lasting, productive relationships with teachers, fellow leaders, and other stakeholders. All 2020-2021 MLN meetings will be hosted virtually.
2020-2021 Math Leadership Network meetings will be held:
- Tuesday, September 15, 2020
- Tuesday, November 17, 2020
- Wednesday, January 27, 2021
- Wednesday, March 3, 2021