Check out the Winter 2015 Newsletter here! Look for the spring newsletter to arrive in May!
The MEGSL Banquet
Friday May 6th
6 - 9 pm
Seven Gables Inn
26 North Meramec
Clayton, MO 63105
$20 per person (Seating limited to the first 50 members who respond.)
grilled chicken breast
roasted red potatoes
seasonal vegetable medley
warm rolls and butter
dessert, iced tea, coffee, and soft drinks
Free Parking in the lot at the NW corner of Maryland and Central
Don’t miss the introduction of the new officers, the presentation of two scholarships, the announcement of teacher of the year and the recognition of retirees.
Mathematics related entertainment will be provided by Blake Thornton from Washington University! The topic: “Jail or No Jail? The Hat Problem and Related Situations”!
Please attend and bring along a colleague or two! Membership applications will be available!
Please mail this banquet reservation form with payment to Patrick Mooney, MEGSL Treasurer, 2638 California Ave. Saint Louis MO, 63118 by April 22, 2016.
***NEW THIS YEAR*** We are asking members to please bring gently used workable calculators to each event. We will ask those in attendance if they need any calculators for their classroom. All calculators collected will be distributed that night to those attendees who indicated a need! If no one in attendance is in need - the donated calculators will be brought to the next MEGSL event.
Attention MEGSL Members! You should receive an email the week of March 21st that will contain a link to vote for next year’s officers. Please be sure to vote!
Here is the slate:
President Elect - Patrick Mooney (unopposed)
Treasurer (2 year term) - Dawn Lester (unopposed)
The Mathematics Educators of Greater St. Louis (MEGSL) is offering two $1000 scholarships for high school and college students interested in careers in mathematics education. Download the high school or college application form and nominate that outstanding student who could use $1,000 to pay for their education next year. Applications are due by April 1 each school year.
Past Scholarship winners:
- 2015 High School Scholarship winner: Tricia Heffner
- 2015 University Scholarship winner: Tony Prospero
- 2014 High School Scholarship winner: Mariah Glore
- 2014 University Scholarship winner: Joey Mirth
- 2013 High School Scholarship winner: Lizzie Schneider
- 2013 University Scholarship winner: Elizabeth Sippel
- 2012 High School Scholarship winner: Julia Nichols
- 2012 University Scholarship winner: Anna Shaw
- 2011 High School Scholarship winner: Molly Dean
- 2011 University Scholarship winner: Wayne Dierker
MEGSL Teacher of the Year
One of the goals of the Mathematics Educators of Greater St. Louis is to recognize excellence in mathematics teaching. To meet this goal, Teacher-of-the-Year Awards are given each spring and in four categories: K–5 (Elementary), 6–8 (Middle), 9–12 (Secondary), and Post-Secondary.
Do you have a colleague who is a deserving candidate? Download a MEGSL Teacher-of-the-Year Award nomination form. Nominations are due by April 1 each school year.
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Interested in upcoming MEGSL or other math-related events? Send your email address to Dawn Lester and stay updated! Just ask Dawn to add your address to the MEGSL email list. To ensure delivery to your inbox, be sure that your spam settings will allow email from the firstname.lastname@example.org address.