Mathematics Association for Cottage Country
Promoting good mathematics for students and teachers in Simcoe County and the District of Muskoka
MOST RECENT MEETING: MAC2 Math Games Night ! - Wednesday November 20th - 5pm - 7pm
381 Birch St, Twin Lakes Secondary School, Orillia, ON ( it was great fun! We'll have to do that again!)
NEXT MATH MEETING: February 2019 - details to be confirmed.
PREVIOUS MEETING: Annual General Meeting - Wednesday October 23rd - 5pm
- Simcoe County District School Board, Education Centre, 1170 Highway 26, Midhurst.
The MAC2 Math meetings occur on the THIRD WEDNESDAY of every other month from 5pm - 6:30pm. (September, November, February, April). They are usually held in two locations, connected via Google Hangout, and are open to all Teachers of Mathematics in the MAC2 area! NOTE: This November we are holding a Face To Face Games Night - in one location only - in Orillia.
Attend in BARRIE at St. Joseph H.S. Professional Activity Centre, in the GMR,
Address: 243 Cundles Rd E, BARRIE, ON
- OR -
in BRACEBRIDGE at the Trillium Lakelands DSB Muskoka Education Centre
Address: 1271 Cedar Lane, BRACEBRIDGE, ON
The MAC2 exec and council hold business and planning meetings in the intervening months.
NEXT EXEC MEETING - December 2019 - (details TBD to exec + council members via email)
Check out the FILES page for information and application forms for the PD Funds Application (for conference attendance support) and the MAC2 Grant Application (for school events), as well as the newly added Nomination Form for the Jack Lesage/MAC2 Award.
NEXT BIG EVENT
Games Night - on Wed Nov 20th! Check out the MiniConference tab for forthcoming details about MAC2 MiniConferences.
(Save the date for Wed Apr 22nd, 2020 for our Spring Miniconference - with David Costello)
The first big MAC2 event for the 2019-2020 school year was the Annual MAC2 Picnic held at Orillia Secondary School, and featuring a Math Trail and giveaways.
The next most recent big MAC2 event was the MAC2 Spring Mini-Conference. An exciting keynote was delivered by Heather Theijsmeijer (from the NOMA chapter) followed by 3 breakout workshops. In case you want to check out what you missed, here is the link to the conference flyer.
Previously, the first big MAC2 event for the 2018-2019 school year was the MAC2 Fall Mini-Conference : Teaching Math with Meaning! A great day was had with Cathy Marks Krpan - full of practical ideas you can use in the classroom! In case you want to check out what you missed, here is the link to the conference flyer.