UCSB Mathematics Project


Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Follow-Up Meeting for June 2019 Workshop
Canalino Elementary School

Wednesday, December 4, 2019
Follow-Up Meeting for June 2019 Workshop
Montecito Union School


Questions? Please contact Christopher Ograin, UCSB Mathematics Project Director, at ograin@ucsb.edu or (805) 893-5912.

The UCSB Mathematics Project is a professional development program for K-12 mathematics teachers and specialists. We are very excited to offer the following workshop in 2019.

Putting Mathematics Practices into Action: A Workshop for Elementary School Teachers

June 17-21, 2019 + Two Days in 2019-20 School Year

This professional development workshop is intended for all K-6 teachers. Participants in this workshop will

  • Learn how to engage students in using the eight Standards for Mathematical Practice as outlined in the Common Core State Standards in Mathematics
  • Increase content knowledge in mathematics through rigorous sense-making activities
  • Learn strategies for engaging English language learners and maximizing the learning potential of all students
  • Be a part of a community of teachers who are excited about mathematics education and want to share with and learn from others in the region
School or District Commitment
  • Registration fee of $350 and 2 days of release time during the 2019-20 school year
  • A commitment to support the teacher in improving mathematics instruction at the school or district
Participant Responsibilities
  • Full participation in the one-week institute (8:30am-3:30pm each day) and 2 days during the 2019-20 school year
  • A commitment to incorporate what is learned in the classroom
Leadership Team
  • Jeff Linder, Montecito Union School
  • Abbey Shaw Linder, Rio del Sol Elementary School
  • Kristy Guerrero, Canalino Elementary School
  • Christopher Ograin, UCSB
A stipend of up to $250 ($50 for each day of attendance) and course credit (4 quarter-units) through University Extension are available to participants.