CMC North


CMC North Conference

Discovering the Beauty in MathematicsProgram2014

December 5-7, 2014

Pacific Grove, CA

Speaker Handouts can be found on the Members-Only page in the Membership section.


Welcome to Asilomar


Take time to explore mathematical ideas and teaching for understanding. Whether you are a first-timer or a veteran of many Asilomar conferences, we hope this section will help you find the exciting opportunities that await you at this year’s conference.


A Place to Get New Ideas…

Asilomar is a place to gets lots of new lessons and ideas to use in your classroom. Attend sessions led by teachers and other educators from all levels and all over California, the US, and beyond. Experience hands-on workshops and fun-filled activities you will want to share with your colleagues and students. The Asilomar conference offers a rich variety of experiences to suit every grade level and to cover all strands of mathematics.

A Place to Learn About Current Issues In Mathematics Education…

Come to Asilomar to discuss the latest mathematics education news, information, and issues. We are proud to have an outstanding group of presenters — people at the forefront of change in mathematics instruction. Discover how changes in state and national policy, teaching techniques, materials, texts, and assessments will affect your classroom, your students, and your teaching.

A Place to Network…

Hundreds of teachers from all levels attend Asilomar each year. Take this opportunity to meet colleagues who can assist you in building your math program. Become part of the CMC network that supports math teachers throughout California. Meet new friends who share your interests and love of teaching.

A Wonderful Place to Be…

Asilomar is a beautiful state park. You will encounter many species of wildlife as you meander through the grounds or take the boardwalks to the dunes.

Join us!


2014 Conference Schedule






1:30 – 4:30 PM



3 – 7 PM


Asilomar – Surf and Sand

3 – 7 PM

Bag Pickup Only


4 – 6 PM

Newcomer’s Session


5 – 7:30 PM

Exhibit Hall Open


7:30 – 9 PM

Opening Session
Tony DeRose, Pixar Studios



7:30 – Noon


Asilomar – Surf and Sand

7:30 – 10 AM

Bag Pickup Only


8 AM – 5:30 PM

Exhibit Hall Open


8 AM – 5:00 PM


Asilomar & PGMS

7:30 – 10 PM

Ignite! & President’s Party



8 – 8:45 AM

CMC Business Meeting


9 – 10:15 AM

Dr. Jo Boaler, Stanford University


10:45 AM – noon

Phil Daro, Common Core Co-Author


College Credit


Click here to download the application as a fillable PDF.

To earn 1.5 Quarter units (= 1 Semester unit) from CSU East Bay you must

  • Be registered for and attend the entire conference from Friday night through Sunday noon
  • Submit a paper
  • Pay the $145 fee to CSU EB

The application for the course, the $145 fee, and the paper are all to be submitted TOGETHER by January 31. More details can be found in the conference program, available onsite.