Parent Academy: Showcasing Illustrative Math

QPS Parent Academy: Showcasing Illustrative Mathematics
Posted on 03/14/2024
Image shows math manipulatives in use

Quincy Public Schools Presents:
Showcasing Illustrative Mathematics
An informational session for parents

Do you have questions about our new K-5 core math resource?

Are you wondering why math looks so different now?

Join Maureen O’Connell, math consultant and IM certified facilitator, and members of the QPS math team for an evening of information and exploration. Participants will take part in hands-on math experiences that will show you how problem based learning builds understanding and number sense.

Tuesday, April 2, 2024
Central Middle School Cafeteria
6:00-7:30 PM

All participants will leave with copies of IM math games to bring home to play with your children. As a result, advanced registration is encouraged so we can plan accordingly. 

Please use this link to register:

Please register by Tuesday, March 26th.

Maureen Durkin O’Connell is a math consultant and IM certified well as a former elementary classroom teacher and math specialist from Ipswich, MA. She taught IM in all grades K-5 during IM K-5 pilot years. She has authored many blogs and presented webinars for IM. Maureen is a proud graduate of the Worcester Public Schools, earned an A.B. from Smith College in Education and Child Study and her M.A. in Education of the Deaf and Hearing Impaired from Gallaudet University.

Any questions, please contact [email protected]