OCTM promotes quality teaching and learning of mathematics in Ohio by supporting educators and their professional growth, fostering collaboration, and advocating for informed public policy.
To be a highly valued community in which teachers of mathematics can grow professionally in order to foster deep mathematics understanding for all learners.
OCTM Annual Conference
Thanks to all who submitted speaker proposals! Stay tuned for conference updates!
For those of you budgeting for conference, the following pricing has been established:
2016 State Award Winners
Congratulations to the following Ohio educators for being selected as recipients of the State awards
Aina Appova - Kenneth Cummins Award (Post-secondary)
Annika Moore - Bert Waits Friends of Mathematics Award
Jennifer Ray - Emerging Leader Award
Nina Sudnick - Miller/Werner Award (Elementary)
Steve Phelps - Buck Martin Award (Secondary)
2016 District Award Winners
Congratulations to the following Ohio educators for being selected as District Outstanding Educators
Kathy Rekstis, Nicole Kelley, Chris Bolognese, Keri L. Stoyle, Kara Gilanyi, Michael Porinchak, Kimberly Adkins, Paula Clark, Alan Lortz, Michael Mays, Nathan Nemire, James Mahlmeister, Terrina Fahnestock, Angie Turner, Ryan Davis, Sarah Roche, Ann Crase, Amy Brossart, Rachael White, Darlene Stammen, and Brian Huelskamp
Local Affiliates and Affiliate Grants
MUCTM is the proud recipient of one of the $500 OCTM Affiliate Grants to help off-set the costs of their upcoming Annual Kids Conferece scheduled for April 22nd at E.H. Greene Intermediate School in Sycamore Community Schools. Photo provided by Allyson Klovekorn.
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.
Persons interested in applying for OCTM Memorial Scholarships must download the application form and submit the completed application, official college transcript(s), institution verification form, and one letter of support from a college/university faculty member or cooperating teacher. Click here for complete directions including submission details.
Applications must be postmarked on or before June 30, 2017. Please mail these items to:
c/o Linda Gojak
139 Seaborn Drive
Willowick, OH 44095
Questions may be addressed to Memorial Scholarship Chair, Linda Gojak, email@example.com Please use OCTM Scholarship as the Subject of your email.
*Note: Sarah (Sally) Greenholz was a mathematics teacher and supervisor in Cincinnati. She was a charter member of OCTM and served as vice president of NCTM from 1967 to 1969. In 1986 Sarah received the Christofferson-Fawcett Award for Lifetime Contributions to Mathematics Education.
Professional Opportunities in Ohio for Mathematics Teaching and Learning
View professional development opportunities that are open to all Ohio mathematics educators at the OCTM event calendar HERE. Please note that these events are not sponsored or officially endorsed by OCTM unless indicated. We encourage you to participate in the events sponsored by our local affiliate groups and the Ohio Math Teacher Circles. If you are offering an opportunity that you would like to have posted, please e-mail Matt Carpenter.
SE Ohio Math Teachers' Circle