Silicon Valley Mathematics Initiative
Becoming a Member
Santa Clara COE CLC
The Silicon Valley Mathematics Initiative offers the following professional development opportunities for our member school districts.
Initial summer professional development for teachers to introduce them to the coaching experience.
SVMI Professional Development Meetings
Monthly professional development for coaches and teams of teachers, including training on findings from the MARS performance assessments.
Math Network Meetings
Professional development for math coaches on math content, teaching strategies, and learning theory.
General MAC Meetings
Meetings of district administrators and math coaches to review the MARS performance assessment, discuss administrative policies, and review preliminary results of the assessment.
Teams of teachers collaborate with a math coach to research, plan, teach and/or observe, and analyze mathematics lessons.
Intensive training in math content and pedagogy for coaches and emerging district leaders during the spring and summer.
MAC Related Events
Training for new scorers, scoring leaders, and coaches on the MARS performance assessment.
California Mathematics Council, Palm Springs 2009
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