Past Conferences


Good Ideas in Teaching Precalculus and …

Algebra, Calculus, Geometry, Discrete Mathematics,

Probability & Statistics, with Technology

  • Friday, March 17th, 2017
  • Rutgers University – Busch Campus – Piscataway, NJ
  • NO cancelation in case of bad weather
  • Joseph G. Rosenstein is Keynote Speaker
  • Up to 6 hours professional development hours

More Info
Registration Form
For more info call 732-788-1257 or



Annual Winter Conference

“Exciting and Motivating Activities to Address the New State Standards”

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Crowne Plaza, Monroe Township, NJ.

Program Registration
For the full program go to: Program.

For information pertinent to mathematics education please reference the past conference topics and materials presented below.

2016 Conferences

8th Annual AMTNJ Special Education & Mathematics Conference –
“Assessing the Common Core-Now What?”
Wednesday, January 6, 2016
2015 Conferences

7th Annual Special Education & Mathematics Conference
Preparing for Common Core State Standards & Assessments: Update 2015
Wednesday, January 7, 2015
Please reference the following presentations:

Rich Problems Illustrating the Practice-Attend to Problems and Persevere in Solving Them,
Jay Schiffman
Formative Assessment: Technology Tools to Support Our Classroom,
Jennifer Larson
Supporting Diverse Learners through Teaching Common Core Mathematical Practices,
Rob Weiman & Jill Perry
Ensuring that Students with Special Needs Understand Higher Order Math Concepts Aligned with the Common Core,
Mary Sheppard & Rob Weiman
Math Activities for Fun,
Luann Voza
Fractions Don’t Need to be Frustrating! Using Manipulatives to Develop Number and Operations, Kevin Dykema
Using Standards Based Grading to Improve Student Learning,
Ron Wence & Betsy Bunting
Performance Tasks for Success: Access for ALL Learners Using Visual Models,
Deborah Ives

2015 Annual Winter Conference
Improving Instruction and Success on PARCC Assessments
Tuesday, February 3, 2015
Please reference the following presentations:

Fractions Don’t Have to be Frustrating,
Kevin Dykema
Developing Proportional Reasoning through Manipulatives,
Kevin Dykema
Getting to the Core of PARCC,
Pam Freund
Presentation, Handout:
Don’t Be So Symbol Minded: Incorporating Algebraic Thinking Across the Grade,
Jim Rubillo
It’s all about that DATA… No Pressure,
Amy Miele and Jessica Chandra

Using TI Calculators Effectively in CCSS Teaching and Learning, Jim Donatelli
Effective Use of TI Calculators on PARCC Assessments, Jim Donatelli
Handouts from Jim Donatelli’s presentations:
Regressions of Olympic Proportions – Student
Regressions of Olympic Proportions – Teacher
Scatterplot Pulse Rates – Student
Scatterplot Pulse Rates – Teacher
TI Calculators for PARCC
TI-83 Plus Family Resetting all Memory
TI-84 Plus Family Press-to-Test
TI-84 Plus Family Resetting all Memory
TI-Nspire Press-to-Test
TI-Nspire Resetting all Memory

Why Physics Activities are Great Tools for Learning Algebra? ,
Ahmed Salama
Presentation, Handout Key
Replace the Script of I, We, You with Algebrafied Problems, Tom Beatini & Kelly Cameron
Technology Tools to Motivate Students (and Improve Instruction) in a Common Core World,
Eric Milou

Technology & Mathematics Conference
Saturday, April 18, 2015
Please reference the following presentations:
Doing Geometry with 21st Century Tools & Needs,
Balvir Singh
Implementing iPads in the Math Classroom,
Sara Granieri, David Carucci 

2014 Conferences

25th Annual Two-Day Conference
Entering a New Century under Common Core Standards and PARCC Assessments
Thursday, October 23, 2014 & Friday, October 24, 2014

Third Annual Teaching with Technology Conference
SMARTBoards, iPads, Tablets & More!

Annual Winter Conference
Ready, Set, Go! Implement the Common Core


6th Annual Special Education & Mathematics Conference
Preparing fo Common Core Standards & Assessments: Update 2014

24th Annual 2-Day Conference
A Walk in the PARCC
10/24/13 & 10/25/13

Please reference the following presentations:

Implementing Standards and Incorporating Mathematical Practices: some do’s & don’ts, Sandra Alberti

Mathematically, How the Projectile Works, Ahmed Awed Salama

Instructional Strategies to Meet New CCSS Assessments: What are Performance Tasks?, Deborah L. Ives

In-Depth Look at PARCC Mathematics Assessments, Meghan Snow



Second Annual Teaching with Technology Conference
Interactive White Boards /SMART Boards and More!

April 13, 2013

2013 Winter Conference
Charting a New Course: Instructional Strategies to Implement Common Core Standards
February 7, 2013

Please reference the following presentations:
Using Standards Based Grading to Improve Student Learning, Ron Wence

Algebra 2 Functions, Chris Mikles

Geometry-Using Manipulatives & Activities, Chris Mikles


5th Annual AMTNJ Special Education and Mathematics Conference
Preparing for Common Core State Standards & Assessment – Update 2013
Wednesday, January 9, 2013

Presentations will be available shortly.

AMTNJ Two-Day Conference
Common Core Standards: Teqching, Learning and Assessing
Thursday, October 4, 2012 & Friday, October 5, 2012

Congratulations to the iPad winners:
CJ Walker from Miftaahul Uloom Aacdemy and Karen Dudley from Branchburg Central Middle School!!

Please reference the presentation, given by Robert J. Riehs of the New Jersey Department of Education, entitled
Fine-Tuning Mathematics Curriculum and Instruction


Teaching with Technology Conference:
Interactive Whiteboards / SMART Boards & More!

Saturday, March 31, 2012   9:00am


AMTNJ Annual Winter Conference:
Preparing for Assessments Under the Common Core
Keynote Speaker: J. Michael Shaughnessy, NCTM President
Tuesday, February 14, 2012
Crowne Plaza, Monroe Township
A conference for all grades PK-16

Please reference the presentation, given by Keynote Speaker, Dr. J. Michael Shaughnessy, President, NCTM, entitled, “Update on NCTM and CCSSM Implementation and Assessment.

Please reference the presentation, given by  Dr. Robert J. Riehs, New Jersey Department of Education, entitled, “Overcoming Speedbumps on the Road to Common Core Math Standards.


Fourth Annual Conference:
Special Education Mathematics, Language Arts and Science
Preparing for Common Core State Standards & Assessments
December 6, 2011
Crowne Plaza, Somerset NJ

NCTM 2011 Regional Conference
October 19 -21, 2011
Atlantic City, NJ
Expand and strengthen your network of colleagues, find solutions to today’s teaching challenges and discover new ideas and strategies to use in the classroom.


Supervisors’ Conference
September 2011


New Standards–> New Curriculum—>New Assessments: How to Prepare
January 2011

Aligning NJ Math Curricula to the Common Core Standards, Bob Riehs, NJDOE:
Grade 1
Grade 2
Grade 3
Grade 4
Grade 5
Grade 6
Grade 7
Grade 8


Tools of the Trade – AMTNJ October Two Day Conference
October 2010


Where are we going in Math Education
February 23rd, 2010


ASK/GEPA Conference
January 2007