UCLA

The second in a series of day-long, regional meetings took place at IPAM, University of California, Los Angeles, on Saturday, February 21, 2015.

Click here for a meeting summary.
Click here for a participant list.

Agenda

9:00-10:00 (video)
Welcome
: Gene Block, Chancellor, UCLA
Opening Remarks: Mark Green, UCLA & TPSE Math
Transforming Post-Secondary Education in Mathematics: Eric Friedlander, USC & TPSE Math

10:30-12:30
Panel 1: The Role of Mathematics in Preparing for Careers of the Future
(video)
                Mark Green, UCLA & TPSE Math (Chair)
                Sabrina Schmidt, Time Inc. (talk)
                Matt Ando, University of Illinois (talk)
                Celeste Carter, National Science Foundation (talk)
                Phil Daro
                Louis Gross, University of Tennessee, Knoxville (talk)

1:30-3:00
Panel 2: How Math-Ed Research Can Improve Post-Secondary Math Education
(video)
                Joan Ferrini-Mundy, National Science Foundation (Chair)
                Karen Marrongelle, Portland State University (talk)
                Chad Topaz, Macalester College (talk)

3:30-5:00
Panel 3: System-Wide Efforts to Improve Post-Secondary Math Education (video)
                Uri Treisman, UT Austin & TPSE Math (Chair)
                Karon Klipple, Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching (talk)
                Myra Snell, Los Medanos College
                Paula Compton, Ohio Board of Regents (talk)
                Danny Goroff, Sloan Foundation

5:00-5:15
Closing Remarks
: Scott Waugh, Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost, UCLA