2017 Carnegie Math Pathways National Forum

At the event, you'll  hear directly from students about their Carnegie Math Pathways experience.
Reserve your room at the Hilton San Francisco Union Square, where the event will be held.

July 21, 2017  –   July 23, 2017
4:30 PM PST        1:00 PM PST

Mark your calendars for our annual Carnegie Math Pathways National Forum event this July. We are excited to highlight the achievements we have collectively made to transform math education over the last year and to look ahead to our next challenges and opportunities. As the Carnegie Math Pathways network grows, we know there is still more we can do to positively impact the learning and success of all of our students. Join us to learn, connect, and be inspired to continue to improve student success!

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Hilton Union Square San Francisco
333 O’Farrell St.
San Francisco, CA 94102

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An agenda overview is now available here. A final detailed agenda will be made available in the coming weeks.

Keynote Speakers

We are fortunate to have five distinguished speakers at the 2017 National Forum who will share their research on equity, community college reform, and effective active classroom instruction. Click on the images below to learn more about them.

Dr. Danny Martin
Professor, Education and Mathematics, University of Illinois at Chicago
Dr. J. Luke Wood
Associate Professor of Community College Leadership, San Diego State University
Dr. Christopher Danielson
Instructor, Normandale Community College
Johanna Duncan-Poitier
Senior Vice Chancellor, SUNY
Dr. Tom Bailey
Professor of Economics and Education & Director, Community College Research Center, Teachers College, Columbia University

Pre-Conference Sessions

Click on the drop-down buttons below for more information about our Pre-Conference Sessions. Please note that attendees can only register for the pre-conference sessions in addition to the main event.

New Faculty Preparation Workshop (9:30am July 20 - 3:00pm July 21)

What is the New Faculty Workshop?

The New Faculty Workshop is a two-day training for faculty who are preparing to teach Quantway or Statway for the first time ever. This workshop will provide community-building with your cohort of new faculty and your Faculty Mentor, as well as in-depth training on how to prepare for your first course.

Who is the New Faculty Workshop designed for?

The New Faculty Workshop is designed for attendees who:

Topics covered:

  • Course overview
  • Simulated lessons
  • Community building
  • Starting Strong
  • CarnegieHub and Student Surveys

Cost: $150.00

Administrator Workshop (9:00am - 12:00pm July 21)

What is the Administrator Workshop?

The Administrator Workshop will provide attendees an opportunity to think through effective Pathways implementation and scaling at the system-level within their own institution. Led by Carnegie Math Pathways staff and Pathways network Administrative Coaches, this session will share lessons and insights from across the NIC and provide attendees with planning tools.

Who is the designed Administrator Workshop for?

The Administrator Workshop is designed for attendees who have an administrator role at their institution such as student adviser, dean, president, and so forth (regardless of whether the attendee is also a faculty member). This workshop is open to administrators both in and outside of the Carnegie Math Pathways Networked Improvement Community (NIC).

Topics Covered:

  • Student recruitment and marketing
  • Building a leadership team
  • Faculty recruitment and development
  • Curricular approval and articulation

Cost: Free

Explorer Orientation (12:30pm - 3:30pm July 21)

What is the Explorer Orientation?

The Explorer Orientation is an introduction to Carnegie Math Pathways. Led by Carnegie Math Pathways staff and Pathways network faculty, this interactive session will provide an overview of the design principles behind Statway and Quantway and what's been learned about effective implementation of math pathways across our network.

Who is the Explorer Orientation designed for?

The Explorer Orientation is designed for attendees who:

Topics Covered:

  • Design principles and learning outcomes of the Carnegie Math Pathways
  • Latest success and completion results
  • Quantway and Statway curriculum sampling
  • Student support activities
  • Professional development offerings and network support

Cost: Free

Registration Fees


Click the drop-down button below to learn more about our Group Rate and refund policy. Click here to see the list of our NIC member institutions.

Instructions for Group Registration & Refund Policy

Instructions for Group Registration

Groups of four or more from the same organization registering together at the same time will automatically receive a discounted rate of $750 per person for General Attendees or $650.00 per person for NIC members. The group discount cannot be applied retroactively so be sure to register your entire group together in one registration session. To access this rate, have the primary contact register first by filling in the registration information page. On the Registration Summary page, select “Add Person” to register another person from your organization. Add as many people from your organization as you wish, then select “Finish Adding People.” On the Submit Payment page you will see the deduction from each person’s registration rate. The Group Rate will supersede the Early Bird Rate. For assistance or questions, email pathways@carnegiefoundation.org.

Refund Policy

Refunds are limited to conference fees paid, and do not include any travel, lodging, transportation, or other fees paid independently of conference registration. To qualify for a full refund less a $50 processing fee, your cancellation must be received by the Carnegie Foundation no later than 11:59 PM PST on July 1, 2017. No refunds will be given beginning 12:00 AM PST on July 2, 2017, nor will they be granted for no-shows. Substitutions are available at any time for no processing fee, and must be submitted by the original attendee through the online registration system.

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Call for Proposals

The deadline has passed to submit a proposal.  We hope to see your submission next year!