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What: The American Statistical Associationís (ASA) Meeting Within a Meeting (MWM) Statistics Workshop for Mathematics and Science teachers, in conjunction with the Joint Statistical Meetings (JSM)

Audience: Middle and high school teachers

When: Wednesday-Thursday, August 4-5 (2010)

Where: Vancouver, B.C, Canada

Overview: Because the best statistics educators will be in town for the meetings, ASA takes the opportunity to arrange a statistics workshop for teachers. The MWM statistics workshop will provide an opportunity for middle and high school teachers to enhance their knowledge and teaching of data analysis and statistics within the mathematics and science curriculum and receive hands-on activities they can use in their own classrooms

Cost: Registration fee of $35 covers sessions, materials, and refreshments!

PLUS: The American Statistical Association will try to provide lodging reimbursement assistance to help U.S. teachers attend the workshop in Vancouver, Canada

Plus PLUS: The MWM program includes a one-day pass to attend the Statistics Education Sessions at the Joint Statistical Meetings

And: Optional graduate credit is also available

For More Information and to Register: AMSTAT

Final Note: All mathematics and science teachers are encouraged to register for this unique professional development opportunity. Because space is limited, interested teachers should register as soon as possible.

Source: C.O. (Bellingham)