Boise Mathematics Teachers' Circle 20152016
The Department of Mathematics at Boise State University is proud to announce an allnew community for creative mathematical exploration among mathematicians, teachers (especially grades 69), and mathematics educators.
Application and Selection Process
Applications for the 201516 school year are no longer being accepted via the web page. Email the organizers for information.
2015–2016 Meetings
Our Summer Workshop took place on July 2931, 2015.
Date  Topic  Notes 

Wednesday, July 29  Problem Solving (part 1)  
Arithmetic Fun  
Polygons on a Sphere  
Who is a Mathematician?  
Thursday, July 30  Discovery Center of Idaho Field Trip  
Iteration  
Sona Drawings  
Friday, July 31  Problem Solving (part 2)  
Dimension and selfsimilar geometry  Dimension and selfsimilar geometry  
Sharing Resources  
Math Games: SET and Prime Climb 
Meetings during the school year are on selected Saturday mornings, 10:00 AM to noon. Meetings take place on Boise State University campus, Mathematics Building, room 107. Parking is available (contact a circle organizer for the parking code).
Date  Topic  Notes 

September 12  Number Games  
September 26  Divisibility Patterns in Fibonacci Numbers  BMTC Fibonnaci Handout 9_26_15 
October 24  OneCut Challenge  onecutchallenge 
November 7  Deranged Arrangements On The Range  BMTC Derangements handout Nov 7 2015 revised 
December 5  Guest leader: Dr. Jennifer Brooks Geometry of Complex Numbers and Roots of Polynomials 

January 30  Guest leader: Dr. Brandy Wiegers Mathematical Tiling & Organization 

February 27  Guest leader: Dr. Paul Zeitz Mathematical Magic for Muggles 

April 9 
Circle Organizers
Boise State University Mathematics Department
Laurie Cavey, mathematics Education
Zach Teitler, mathematics
Joe Champion, mathematics education
Samuel Coskey, mathematics
Local Teachers
Denise Mirich, East Valley Middle School, Nampa, ID
Bryce Gillespie, Heritage Middle School, Meridian, ID
Contact
Please check here periodically for updates, or contact lauriecavey@boisestate.edu for more information.