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Welcome to the 2015 MidSchoolMath National Conference!
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Friday, February 27 • 1:30pm - 2:45pm
The Marvelous Metric System LIMITED

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Limited Capacity seats available

The United States has struggled with metric system adoption for more than 200 years, and is currently one of only three countries that does not routinely use the metric system. In this session you'll learn some of our forgotten metric history, its implications for math and science education and receive ideas and resources you can take back to the classroom.

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Linda Anderman

President, Mile Behind Productions
Linda Anderman has been a writer for more than 30 years including 21 years at Los Alamos National Laboratory where she’s written on multiple science topics. For the past two years she’s been in pre-production on a documentary on the history of the metric system in the United States called "More Than a Mile Behind: America and the Metric System." Aspects she researched so far have included the metric system in Common Core Standards... Read More →


Friday February 27, 2015 1:30pm - 2:45pm
O'Keeffe Santa Fe Community Convention Center

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