UCSC’s Monterey Bay Area Math Project & Monterey Bay Science Project 15th

Annual Winter Conference



Science Technology Engineering Art Mathematics



will happen on March 5, 2022

The conference will be on ZOOM.  Sessions will be going on all day, beginning at 9:00am. People can attend as much of the day they desire. 

Registration will be posted Jan 10, 2021.

We are planning sessions to include: 

Lessons Study

Math Games

Math and movement

Math Science and writing

Science for K - 12 teachers and students.



If you have any questions or are interested in presenting; email Judith Montgomery, MBAMP director at:  judithm@ucsc.eduSTEAM 


If you what to know what kinds of session are offered at the STEAM conference check out last year's offerings.


2021 Conference Details:  

Review The Session Descriptions and Presenters' bios: 

view or download

QUESTIONS ABOUT: The conference or any of the events?

 EMAIL: MBAMP Director, Judith Montgomery, judithm@ucsc.edu 

MBAMP is a sponsor of the San Benito County Math Talks. 

The Math talks are held the 1st Tuesday of each month


Please register using the link below:




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MBAMP is a sponsor of the



UCSC Math Teachers' Circle


  MTC is held the 2nd Tuesday of the month

on Zoom from 6:30 to 8:00 pm.  

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Meetings for October, November, December,  March, and April are on ZOOM. Feb and May will be in person if Covid safety allows!! 







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The summer institute happened June 14,15,16. 


Thank you to all who made it so successful.


Notes from the presenters


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MBAMP is here to support teachers navigate teaching during the pandemic.

- Using games in with your students
- Math festivals: Math Festivals.
- MBAMP PD Facebook group:FB link 
-email MBAMP Director Judith Montgomery judithm@ucsc.edu, for
support using anything on the
MBAMP website 


MBAMP supports




 Click here to To join the Facebook group: MBAMP PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT  


 MBAMP supports using MATH GAMES.

 List of math games. Slide show about Math Festivals. 

HELP for planning a math festival at your school or in your district is here!  

Email MBAMP Director Judith Montgomery judithm@ucsc.edu.


Enjoy mathematics through game playing.  Experience the excitement of learning mathematics with fun. Gain knowledge and confidence. Discover the thrill of learning mathematics for its own sake.



MBAMP’s Math Teachers’ Circle has been moved to ZOOM


If you want to attend email: judithm@ucsc.edu.  


 General PO Information for any MBAMP event:

  • List: The name(s) of the teacher(s) attending on the PO.
  • Cost iswhat ever the cost for the specific event. For Example: The summer institute is $400.00
  • Make PO payable to: UC Regents/MBAMP
    • Email: (preferred) to: judithm@ucsc.edu,
    • By mail: MBAMP/ UCSC Math Office, 4th floor McHenry Library, 1156 High Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95064

The MBAMP office is in McHenry Library and open by appointment only. Email MBAMP Director Judith Montgomery judithm@ucsc.edu. 


The 1-day conferences are usually: 9am to 3 pm, UCSC McHenry Library 1st floor, specific details are included 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 - $45.00 /teacher/day ($20.00 for students). Specific information will be on the flyer.

1-unit will be available for purchase for full day events ($80.00) 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

  • Go to Colloquia for information about the:
    • UCSC Math Teachers' Circle (2nd Thurs of each month, Oct - May). 
    • San Benito County Math Talks (1st Tues of each month) Sept- May.


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). 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.