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Welcome to the Washington state affiliate of AMATYC, the American Mathematical Association of Two-Year Colleges. WAMATYC is a nonprofit educational association established in 1986 to unite mathematics faculty and support mathematics education at community and technical colleges throughout Washington state.

NOVEMBER 2016

Your action needed as deadline to provide feedback approaches this week!
The Washington Math Pathways to Completion Task Force is seeking feedback (deadline Dec. 1st) from a range of interested educational stakeholders across the state concerning proposed recommendations and strategies for bringing math pathways to scale in Washington State. Please see
1) Mathematics Pathways to Completion: An Overview, and
2) WA Math Pathways to Completion Task Force Draft Recommendations.
The latter has instructions for providing feedback via either a web survey or by e-mail to Bill Moore, Math Pathways Task Force facilitator, and Director, K-12 Partnerships, SBCTC.

Safe travels to our colleagues attending the AMATYC national conference in Denver Nov. 17-20. A great line-up of talks are listed in the Mini-Program. Delegates representing our interests will be voting on several important items as listed in the Delegate Packet. Full details at 2017 AMATYC Conference Website.

OCTOBER 2016

Save the dates! The 2017 Washington Community College Math Conference (WCCMC), Gathering for a PrimeL Howl, will be held May 18-20 at Great Wolf Lodge Conference Center (and best indoor water park in the state!) just an hour south of Seattle in Grand Mound WA. Hosted by Highline College, so you know it will be great. Keynote Speakers announced, see our WA MATH CONFERENCE page.

SEPTEMBER 2016

Welcome back everyone! We hope you have a successful academic year. New tenure-track faculty joining your department? We would be pleased to feature them here! Email details to skeely@clark.edu.

JUNE 2016

We are still seeking nominations for President Elect who would then become WAMATYC President in 2018. Position job description is described in our Bylaws. Submit nominations to the peter.wildman@spokanefalls.edu. This is a true opportunity to make a difference in mathematics education and professional development in our state. Please consider nominating yourself or a colleague.

MAY 2016

Minutes (draft) for the 2016 WAMATYC Membership Meeting are available for your reading pleasure.

Presenter Handouts from the 2016 WCCMC/ORMATYC joint math conference are now available for downloading.


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