Department of Mathematics and Philosophy

Spring 2020 Conference

69th Annual Western Illinois University Mathematics Teachers' Conference

  Common Core Mathematics:  Developing Student Reasoning

Friday, April 17, 2020 - 8:30 a.m. - 2:50 p.m.

(Check-In/Registration and Breakfast is 8:00-8:30 a.m.)

Keynote Speakers

We are pleased to announce that Drs. Melfried and Judy Olson will be our opening and closing speakers for the conference.  They are life-long mathematics educators, including many, many years on the faculty at WIU.


The 2020 Conference schedule will be posted here. (It's a Google Doc ;-)


Participants can park in the Horrabin Hall lot (# 19 on the attached map, for faculty/staff). Parking Services know that you will be coming to the conference that day. They said that it's fine; they won't be ticketing. If you arrive and the Horrabin Hall lot is full, you can try the Currens Hall lot (# 20 on the map; parking map link at the left).

Professional Development Hours

Teachers sign the sign-in sheet at the registration table. Following the conference, go to the following link: to be determined and complete the online form. Detailed instructions. (The link is also in the folder.) You earn 6 PD hours for attending this conference.

Call for Speakers

We are accepting proposals for 2020, but please consider sharing next year.
Breakout sessions are 35 minutes. Do you have ideas for teaching math that you would like to share?

Online Speaker Submission Form   //   Print Speaker Submission Form .

Registration - (available later)

Coming later (Word) (.pdf form) If you have questions, call (309)298-1054. (We do take walk-ins for this conference, but we prefer that attendees register in advance.)


Check back later for the Conference Poster. 

Past Conferences

2019 Conference

2018 Conference

2017 Conference

2016 Conference

2015 Conference

2014 Conference

2013 Conference

2012 Conference

2011 Conference

2010 Conference

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