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Welcome to the 29th Anja S. Greer Conference on Mathematics, Science and Technology being held June 23 - June 28, 2013 at Phillips Exeter Academy.  If this is your first time to the campus, get to know the campus by visiting our interactive map. You can find your dorm by using the buiding filters.  (Your conference welcome letter let you know what dorm you have been assigned.)

Using the daily schedule below, you can select your course period, featured speakers and meals that you will be attending by clicking on the "star".  Each Conference within a Conference (CWIC) session is listed. You can attend as many CWIC sessions as time allows. Just check the sessions you are interested in attending. Your individual schedule will be created.  You can print it or push it to a mobile device.

We look forward to meeting you this upcoming weekend.
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Thursday, June 27 • 3:45pm - 4:30pm
A Great STEM Project for the Algebra Classroom

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This session will show how students in an integrated STEM Algebra2/Chemistry course built a solar oven. The project made use of what students had learned about parabolas, what they had learned about energy transfer and what they had learned about the design and construction process as part of the technology and engineering component of the course.

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Jonathan Choate

Groton School, Groton, MA
Jonathan has taught mathematics at Groton School since 1966. He is the co-author of The Dynamics Toolkit, four books covering topics in fractal geometry and chaos theory. He has served on both NCTM's Algebra and Discrete Mathematics Task Forces. His column, Geometer's Corner, is a regular feature in COMAP's Consortium newsletter, and he has created a web site dedicated to the teaching of three-dimensional geometry which can be found at... Read More →


Thursday June 27, 2013 3:45pm - 4:30pm
Mayer Auditorium

Attendees (58)