UCSC Monterey Bay Science & Math Projects 

 in partnership with SCCOE 


PRESENT THE 2018 Winter STEM Conference

View or download flyer

 March 3, 2018, 8:30 am to 3 pm

Conference Fee $45 or Early Bird Rate $35 (before Feb 20)  Students $25

UC Santa Cruz, 1st Floor of the McHenry Library,

1-unit of PD credit will be available from UOP for $60.00/unit 

For questions email one of the below:

SCCOE STEM Coordinator Nehal Pfeiffer npfeiffer@santacruzcoe.org,

Heather Murphy MBSP Co-Director, hmurph@sccs.santacruz.k12.ca.us

 MBSP Director Joyce Hill  joyceh@ucsc.edu,

MBAMP Director Judith Montgomery judith@ucsc.edu


Parking is free!  Please bring your own lunch…

To receive the discount, First register , then mail $35.00 and your name as you are registered (POSTMARKED before FEB 20) TO:

UC Santa Cruz, MBAMP - Math Department, 1156 High Street, 4th Floor McHenry, Santa Cruz, CA 95064



You are invited to MBAMP’s March Math Teachers’ Circle

Enjoy mathematics among other math teachers. Experience the excitement of learning mathematics content and history with a supportive group. Gain knowledge and confidence. Rediscover the thrill of learning mathematics for its own sake.

Speaker: Richard Montgomery, Math Professor at UCSC

Topic:  "straight lines on a curved surface''

Date:      Tuesday, March 13, 2018,

Time:      6:30 – 8:00 PM

Location:  UCSC Faculty Housing.  

RSVP (before Feb March 6, exact address will be sent you):  Judith Montgomery, judithm@ucsc.edu

Parking: Free. After you RSVP, I will send you directions.

Food:  Refreshments and snacks

Dear Teachers,

Please consider attending our March MTC.  Richard always gives fun talks. Please RSVP (judithm@ucsc.edu) before March 6, as I need a count to order food.

Looking forward to seeing regulars and hopefully some new faces. --- Judith


MBAMP's other plans for 2018 Winter and Spring Quarters 

Math Festivals

MBAMP Face Book Group

Spring Conference (TBA)

  • For information about participating in: Math Teachers' Circles MBAMP  (click) Colloquia in the navigation bar above.
      • UCSC MathTeacher Circles (2nd Tuesday of each month), Oct 2017 to May 2018 , 
      • San Benito County Math Talks (1st Tuesday of each month) beginning Sept 2017 
  • For information about participating in any of the below email: Judith Montgomery judithm@ucsc.edu:  
    • Math Festivals ( 12 planned so far this year),  
    • MBAMP 2018 SPRING Conference: Theme and Date TBA If you have an idea of a 1-day are interested in serving on the leadership team. 


The 1-day conferences are usually: 9am to 3 pm, UCSC McHenry Library 1st floor, specific details are inculded in each event description.

Getting Here  Interactive Campus Map of UCSC &  Directions,  MAP of Hahn Parking and walk to McHenry.

Fees  for 1-day conferences are usually: $35.00/teacher/day ($20.00 for students) 

1-unit will be available for purchase for full day events ($60.00) for participation in conferences.

Parking is FREE at the Hahn lot on Saturdays.

QUESTIONS? Email: Judith Montgomery MBAMP Program Director judithm@ucsc.edu


QUESTIONS ABOUT MBAMP or any of the events?  EMAIL:Judith Montgomery Program Director judithm@ucsc.edu

Mailing address: MBAMP - Math Department UC Santa Cruz, 1156 High Street, 4th Floor McHenry,  Santa Cruz, CA 95064

  • Thank you to everyone who participated MBSP/MBAMP Winter 2017 STEM conference.  (Participant Resources)
  • Thank you to everyone who participated the 2016 Summer Institute (Participant Resources
  • Thank you to everyone who participated in The MBAMP Spring conference Building Mathematical Fluency Using Math Games, brought to you by MBAMP and CalTeach. (Participant Resources)
  • For information about the below (click) Colloquia 
    • MathTeacher Circles (2nd Thurs of each month), Oct 2016 to May 2017 
    • San Benito County Math Talks (1st Tues of each month) Sept 2016 - May 2017
    • Thank you to all who participated in the MBAMP 2017 Summer Institute: Empowerment through Math.  The Participant Folder is open to the public.  Check it out. 

FAQs about  MBAMP 

  1. Q: What do I do if I have general questions about MBAMP?

    1. A: Spend some time looking around the website.  Go to all the links on the NAV and on this HOME page.

    2. A: If you have questions after that email Judith Montgomery 

  2. Q:  How do I view math games on this site?

    1. A: List of math games. Slide show about Math Festivals.

    2. A: You can go the the resources page above on the NAV.

  3. Q: What is the Location of the MBAMP at UCSC? 

    1. A: UCSC McHenry Library. 4th floor room 4147

  4. Q: I don't know UCSC. What should I do to find McHenry Library?

    1. A: This link is an interactive Campus Map of UCSC. Use it to find McHenry Library. MBAMP is located in the 4th floor of McHenry Library on the UCSC campus.  We are in room 4147.  MAP of Hahn Parking and walk to McHenry.

    2. A: You can use Google map from your computer or your phone.

  5. Q: What is the Parking situation at the UCSC for MBAMP events?  
    1. A: If you are coming to a Saturday event at UCSC,  THE PARKING IS FREE. You can park in the Hann parking lot and walk over to McHenry. MAP of Hahn Parking and walk to McHenry.
    2. A: If you are coming on a weekday, you will need to stop at the parking kiosk at the main entrance on High Street and buy a permit.  The permit costs $6.00/day.  They will give you a map and help finding McHenry Library. You can park in Hann parking lot or the Performing Parking lot. 
  6. Where to we send a Purchase Order to pay for a conference fee?
    1. A: Send a PDF of the PO in an email to  Judith Montgomery.  Inculde Teachers' names and School name.
  7. What is the MBAMP mailing address? 
    1. Mailing address:
      MBAMP - Math Department
      UC Santa Cruz
      1156 High Street

      4th Floor McHenry
      Santa Cruz, CA 95064

Monterey Bay Area Math Project

Promote Your Page Too Remember MBAMP is ready to help with the implementation of Common Core State Standards around Mathematics (CCSS-M) for academic year 2013-14. If you are interested in MBAMP assisting with Professional Development (PD) for CCSS-M , email Judith Montgomery by clicking on her email on the right side of the page.