Ohio Council of Teachers of Mathematics News

OCTM Found Math!

These truncated spheres were found by OCTM Member Chris Bolognese while traveling through the San Francisco Airport.


Submit your OCTM Found Math photos to foundmath@ohioctm.org. Include your name, OCTM affiliation, school, and a short description of the photo. We will publish the best submissions we receive!  You can see all the submitted photos HERE.

Thank You Dave Kullman!

After 6 years in service to OCTM as the Executive Director, Dave Kullman is now retiring. Dave is a past president of OCTM as well as a longtime active member of this organization and many others, including the Ohio section of the Mathematical Association of America and the Ohio Mathematics Science Coalition. He also holds Faculty Emeritus status at Miami University. Dave has served with care, dedication and professionalism, and we will miss him greatly! Thank you, Dave, 10^(10^100) times!


New Executive Director

What does OCTM mean to you? What might it mean for you and many other colleagues a year from now? Five years from now? How does OCTM enhance your professional life? How does your engagement in OCTM enhance the professional lives of others? Read a welcome letter from new Executive Director Kim Yoak HERE.


Professional Opportunities in Ohio for Mathematics Teaching and Learning

View professional development opportunities that are open to all Ohio mathematics educators HERE. Please note that these events are not sponsored by OCTM unless indicated. If you are offering an opportunity that you would like to have posted, please e-mail Matt Carpenter.


Local Affiliates and Affiliate Grants

Affiliate Leaders may now apply for an Emalou Brumfield Affiliate Grant. Your affiliate can request up to $500 for professional development that you will provide for members. Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis. 
  • Find your local affiliate HERE.
  • Download the grant application HERE.