### Dates: August 1 – 3, 2013

Location: Hartford, CT

**Schedule**

**Wednesday, July 31**

- 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm, Grand Opening Exhibit Hall Reception – NAMC booth open!

**Thursday, August 1**

- 9:00 am – 5:00 pm, Exhibit Hall Open – NAMC booth open!
- 1:00 pm – 4:15 pm, SIGMAA MCST Session: “Math Circles: Best Practices.” Convention Center # 17.
- A Sampler of Math Circle Problems. James Tanton, MAA
- Math (Circles) Magic!. Cheryll Crowe, Eastern Kentucky University
- Two Circle Projects. Elgin Johnston, Iowa State University
- Circle in a Plane: Can Math Circle Activities be done with Tablets? Paul Andrew Zeitz, University of San Francisco
- More Games for Little Wranglers. Edward C Keppelmann, University of Nevada Reno.
- “I Need a Drink of Water!”: 10 Things to Think About When Working with Elementary Math Circle Students. Brandy Wiegers, National Association of Math Circles.
- Albany Area Math Circle: Building a Mathematical Community. Gili Rusak, Albany Area Math Circle.
- Developing Collaborative Lesson Plans for Math Enrichment. Lauren Rose, Bard College; Beth Goldberg, Linden Avenue Middle School, Red Hook, NY; Joy Sebesta, Bard College.
- Northern Colorado Math Teachers’ Circle. Gulden Karakok, University of Northern Colorado; Katherine Morrison, University of Northern Colorado; Cathleen Craviotto, University of Northern Colorado.
- What Happens in the Classroom of Math Teachers’ Circle Participants? Diana White, University of Colorado Denver

- 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm, Town Meeting on Minority Participation in Mathematics, Ballroom B.
- 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm, NAMC MathCircle hosted Appetizers and self-hosting Dinner at City Steam Brewery Cafe, 942 Main Street, Hartford, CT 06103

**Friday, August 2**

- 9:00 am – 5:00 pm, Exhibit Hall Open – NAMC booth open!
- Two math circle-related talks at contributed paper sessions:
- 10:30 am – 10:40 am, Training Gifted Students: The Fullerton Mathematical Circle Experience. Convention Center # 14.
- 3:00 pm – 3:10 pm, “South Carolina High Energy Mathematics Teachers’ Circle: A First Year Experience – Playing It By Ear”. Convention Center #17

- 6:00 pm – 7:50 pm, EXPLODING DOTS by James Tanton. An accessible interactive workshop for middle and high school Math Teachers Convention Center #25.

**Saturday, August 3**

- 6:30 am, NAMC sponsored MathFest 5k in Bushnell Park.
- 9:00 am – 12:30 pm, Exhibit Hall Open – NAMC booth open!
- 9:00 am – 9:50 am, SIGMAA MCST – Circle Demo for Math Fest Attendees by Josh Zucker. Convention Center #13.
- 10:00 am- 10:50 am, SIGMAA MCST – Circle Demo for Local High School Students by Sam Vandervelde. Convention Center #13.