Building Regional Capacity

Building Teacher Leadership in Mathematics Institute

Cambridge, Massachusetts

February 8-9, 2002

The Building Teacher Leadership in Mathematics Institute is based on "Building Regional Capacity", an NSF-funded project designed to develop mathematics teacher leaders in grades 7-12.

BRC was developed at Education Development Center, in collaboration with the University of Massachusetts, Lowell. Over a two year period consisting of two 2-week summer institutes and academic year work, participants engage in the study of mathematics focusing on significant mathematical ideas in 7-12 curriculum, build capacities to plan and provide professional development opportunities for teachers of mathematics and develop leadership skills necessary to work effectively at district and regional levels.

This institute brings together present and future leaders from around the country to:


For more information about Building Regional Capacity or the Building Teacher Leadership in Mathematics Institute, or to request a brochure with registration materials, please contact our Conference Coordinator: or 617-618-2431.

EDC's Building Teacher Leadership Institute is a professional development project supported by a grant from the National Science Foundation (ESI 9819445)


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