Volume 4, Issue 6
  July, 2011

TODOS Board Meeting

 The voting board met in late May in Tempe, Arizona.  Elected officers now lead major committees:
Awards: Bill Jasper;
Conferences: Florence Glanfield;
Partnerships: Eliana Rojas;
Projects: Bob McDonald;
Research & Publications: Marta Civil;
Resources: Don Balka, Jennifer Bay-Willams.

¿ Are You the  1 ?

 TODOS has launched a two-year 1000+1 membership drive culminating at the 2013 NCTM Annual Meeting in Denver to celebrate the 10th Anniversary of our founding.  Have you recruited new members to be eligible for a free one-year extension of your TODOS membership and a SEDL Lesson Study multi-media package?

News from Miriam

Founding President Miriam Leiva continues to provide information regarding the President's Advisory Commission on Educational Excellence for Hispanic Americans.   A news release from the White House for Hispanic Education  containing achievement data is posted on the TODOS Web Site.

OELA Roundtable

José Franco and Okhee Lee co-facilitated a STEM Roundtable  sponsored by the Office of English Language Acquisition (OELA) to inform OELA of effective practices that promote ELL's achievement in STEM and to create a community of educators and business representatives working in STEM education.

NCTM 2011 Regional Conferences and NCSM Fall Seminars

Atlantic City, NJ, Oct. 19-21
St. Louis, Mo Oct. 26-28
Albuquerque, NM Nov. 2-4

Submit speaker proposals for 2012 NCTM Regional Conferences in Dallas, Hartford and Chicago by Nov. 1, 2011.

Mathematics Teacher Retention Symposium

The California Mathematics Project Supporting Teachers to Increase Retention will sponsor a national symposium on Mathematics Teacher Retention, March 22-24, 2012, at a hotel near Los Angeles International Airport.  CMP seeks speaker proposals.

 CEMELA ~ CPTM ~ TODOS Conference Proceedings  

Access the proceedings of the Practitioners and Researchers Learning Together: A National Conference on the Mathematics Teaching and Learning of Latinos/as. This conference was funded in part by the National Science Foundation.

Education Trust 2011 National Conference

Conference theme is Leaving Nothing to Chance, Closing Gaps and Raising Achievement. November 3-5, Crystal Gateway Marriott, Arlington, Virginia. Early bird registration by Sept. 12.

TERC Mixing in Math Project

Free download of English/Spanish materials from NSF-funded TERC project to develop, research, and support implementation of math materials for informal educators (parents, after-school educators and librarians).

 News of TODOS Members

* Anita Bright moving to Portland State University.
* Marta Civil moving to University of North Carolina Chapel Hill.
* Bill Zahner received Ph.D. From University of California Santa Cruz.
*Luciana de Oliviera promoted to Associate Professor, Purdue University.

TODOS Web Site

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Have News to Share?

Honors, recognitions, publication of books or articles related to the mission of TODOS?

Contact Carol Edwards if you have information for the next issue of the Electronic News.

Your Membership Status

Hi, . Thank you for being part of TODOS. Your membership is paid through , and if it is about to expire, renew now to avoid benefit gaps.  If you are joining or renewing your NCTM membership online, please consider TODOS as the affiliate to receive the rebate that NCTM graciously offers.

Have You Updated Your TODOS Membership Profile Lately?

Login to update your membership profile (address, phone numbers, e-mail address, professional position etc.) in the TODOS Member Database. For assistance, contact  Member Services Chairperson, Maria Torres.

2011-2012 TODOS Board

President: Jose M. Franco
President-Elect: Don Balka
Vice President: Bob McDonald

Directors: Jennifer Bay-Williams,  Marta Civil, Eliana Rojas, Florence Glanfield, Bill Jasper

Exec. Secretary: Carol A. Edwards