Teaching profession


stuff Organizations in Mathematics

  The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) sponsors workshops and conferences
      for mathematics educators, offers four journals devoted to the teaching of mathematics at
      several levels, and provides a wealth of information useful to K-12 teachers of mathematics.
  The Utah Council of Teachers of Mathematics is the local branch of the NCTM.
  The Mathematical Association of America (MAA)  is an organization for college and university faculty.
      There are links at this site as well as topics of discussion that may be of interest to middle
      and high school teachers of Mathematics.
   The American Mathematical Society (AMS) focuses primarily on research in mathematics.
   Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to encouraging
      women and girls in the mathematical sciences. In addition to useful links in mathematics education,
      there is a mentor network for grade school and high school students interested in mathematics.
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Educational Agencies for Teachers in Utah

  Utah State Office of Education:  The Utah State Office of Education site has many useful links for
      K-12 teachers in Utah including information on certification, jobs, school districts, and links to
      individual schools. Some local school district links are:
  Salt Lake City School District
  Davis School District
  Granite School District 
  Jordan School District
  The Utah Education Association (UEA)  is a professional organization for education employees
      whose mission is to advance the cause of public education, promote quality teaching and learning,
      and advocate for the rights and interests of its members. The UEA is affiliated with the
    National Education Association (NEA)
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Career and Job Information

  NCTM Classified Jobs Available, Jobs Wanted
  Utah State Office of Education, Jobs for Educators
  International Schools Services 
  Teach For America
  The Tom Joyner Foundation Teacher licensure scholarship program (inservice teachers).
  Janet H and C. Harry Knowles Foundation Fellowships for students with a bachelor degree
      in mathematics, science, or engineering to pursue a career in teaching high school
      mathematics or science.
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