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Competitions Sessions

Sessions Organized by the American Mathematics Competitions


Host the American Mathematics Competitions - Support Youth Development in Your Community

Thursday, August 3, 3:30 p.m. - 4:50 p.m., Room 103/104

Every year, over 300K students take the MAA American Mathematics Competitions (AMC) worldwide, hosted by schools, learning centers, and universities. Learn more about how to offer an MAA AMC for elementary, middle, and high school students – and the value of doing so for students at all levels. This session will also highlight how to host the AMC on campus provides to provide an immersive problem-solving experience for students while introducing students to the impactful work of local math departments.

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Award-Winning Practices for Teaching K-12 Mathematics

Friday, August 4, 1:00 p.m. - 2:20 p.m., Room 118/119

The Edyth May Sliffe Awards for Distinguished Mathematics Teaching in Middle School and High School are given annually to middle and high school mathematics teachers recognized for their outstanding work to motivate students in mathematics by participating in one of the MAA American Mathematics Competitions (AMC). Learn from these expert educators and each other through discussing pedagogical tips and techniques.

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K-12 Student Lounge with Math Community Partners

Saturday, August 5, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Ballroom D

Come relax, lounge, and puzzle-solve in the Saturday-only K-12 Lounge hosted by the Math Communities Partners and the AMC! Saturday, community members can socialize with friends and try-out problem-solving activities from some of the MAA AMC’s mathematics community partners! Open all-day for a quick refresher or a longer break!

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“The Curious Cube” AMC Podcast Live Recording

Saturday, August 5, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m., Room 118/119

Join Holden, Isabella, and Luke for a live recording of the season finale of the MAA AMC’s student podcast, “The Curious Cube.” In this episode we will say farewell to this dynamic trio of original hosts! Come with your questions.

Nicole Goberdhan, American Mathematics Competitions

Holden Mui, AMC Podcaster and Math Olympian
Isabella Quan, AMC Podcaster and Math Olympian
Luke Robitaille, AMC Podcaster and Math Olympian

Journey to the IMO/EGMO

Saturday, August 5, 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m., Room 108/109

Join this panel discussion with International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO) and European Girls’ Mathematical Olympiad (EGMO) medalists and coaches. What went into the preparation and training for the Olympiads? What tips would you give future IMO/EGMO participants? Who are your math mentors? How has your experience in the IMO/EGMO impacted your student journey and life?/p>

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Power Up! Co-sponsored by Citadel | Citadel Securities

Saturday, August 5, 4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m., Room 122/123

Get pumped for the Mathematical Olympiads Award Ceremony with this fun student social mixer! Create your own mocktail, sample our candy buffet, and mingle with your friends.

Mathematical Olympiads Awards Ceremony

Saturday, August 5, 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m., Ballroom B/C

You’re invited to recognize the top US competition students at the Math Olympiads Awards Ceremony for their mathematical achievements. The 2023 International Mathematical Olympiad, European Girls’ Mathematical Olympiad teams, USA Mathematical Olympiad Gold Winners, and Young Women in Mathematics Award winners will all be honored. We will also recognize the 2022 Sliffe Award-winning teachers who inspire the mathematicians of tomorrow.

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Please note: All sessions are listed in Eastern Daylight Time (EDT = UTC-4:00)