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 It’s ALL about ALL Students Learning Quality Mathematics:

Advocating for Equity and Social Justice

June 21-23, 2018


 Session types for TODOS 2018

Impact Sessions (120 minutes)will set the tone the first morning of the conference. Six simultaneous 2-hour “Impact Sessions,” each addressing a different topic related to the conference themes, will be held. Conference participants will also have an end-of-day opportunity to reunite and debrief with the Impact Session leaders and participants. More Information on Impact Sessions.

Imagine Sessions (40 minutes) engage participants in the radical imagination of the possibilities for educational advocacy and justice with a short-burst session showcasing research, projects, or innovations connecting such ideas to participant’s practice.

Innovate Sessions (60 minutes) provide opportunities to share innovative and effective ideas, strategies, or resources that will influence practice in PreK-12 classrooms, professional development settings for teachers or leaders, or teacher education programs.

Investigate Sessions(90 minutes) are designed to engage participants in their exploration of ideas with opportunities to learn from others and consider implementation in different contexts.

Ignite Presentations, very energizing, impactful, and sometimes entertaining, will focus on a powerful insight related to meeting the needs of ALL learners. The TODOS 2018 Ignite Session will be held during lunch on Friday, June 22nd. The outstanding slate of speakers are the following: Cynthia Anhalt, Jennifer Bay-Williams, Sylvia Celedón-Pattichis, Carlos LópezLeiva, and Chadd McGlone.

 Sessions will address the following topics

  • Centering Language, Literacy, and Culture in Mathematics

  • Building on Student, Family, and Community Strength

  • Moving Beyond Awareness, Engaging in Social Justice in Mathematics

  • Implementing Mathematics Standards-Based Curriculum Through Tasks, Technology, Social Media, and Assessment

  • Opening Gates: Advocacy and Activism in Mathematics Education for ALL

June  21-23, 2018 ~ Scottsdale Plaza Resort ~ Phoenix, Arizona metro area

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 PreConference June 21st 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Attend and engage in deep discussions with fellow TODOS Members surrounding equity and social justice in mathematics.

A panel of experts from a around the country will come together to share their insights.

Separate registration required    $100 for conference attendees,

Conference Highlights


  • Registration will open at 3:00 PM
  • Conference begins at 5:30 PM
    • Presentation of 2018 Iris M. Carl Leadership and Equity Awareness
    • Reception following Keynote Address


  • Continental Breakfast
  • "Setting the Tone"
  • Impact Sessions
  • Lunch with Presentation
  • Dinner on Your Own


  • Continental Breakfast 
  • Lunch Presentation
  • Closing Activity Ends at 4:00 PM


Important Information and Dates

Registration Information

  • Conference registration is now open. The conference fee is $375 and includes conference materials and the following meals:
    • Thursday ~ Reception with hor d'oeuvres
    • Friday ~ continental breakfast and lunch
    • Saturday ~ continental breakfast and lunch
  • Registration will be capped, so don't delay your registration!
  • Refund Policy:  A $50.00 non-refundable administrative fee will be assessed for any cancellation made by May 15th,  2018No refunds will be offered after this date.  TODOS membership dues are nonrefundable. 


  • Housing reservations are now open
  • A block of rooms at a special conference rate has been reserved at the Scottsdale Plaza Resort.
  • The special rate is available to conference attendees two days before and two days after the conference on a space-available basis.


  • Scottsdale Plaza Resort provides shuttle service to and from Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport every half hour from 5:00 AM to 9:00 PM at a cost of $23 one way.  For airport pickup, arrange ahead of time with the hotel by calling 800-306-0059.
  • Super Shuttle provides shuttle service for a fee.  Check
  • Uber and Lyft are also available.
  • There is a Hertz car rental desk in the hotel.  The rates may be less than renting a car at the airport.
  • Free self-parking at the resort.
  • The Scottsdale Trolley  provides free rides around Scottsdale. 

Amenities near Scottsdale Plaza Resort 

  • Scottsdale has shopping, many fine restaurants and several breweries, with easy access via the Trolley.
  • Restaurants and shopping across the street from Scottsdale Plaza Resort.
  • Kierland Commons which includes restaurants and shops is about 6 miles north of the Resort.
  • Scottsdale Fashion Square, which is a major mall, is 3 miles south.
  • Old Town Scottsdale with shops and restaurants is about 4 miles south.
  • Spas, hiking trails and golf course are everywhere.