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New to OKMathTeachers.com? Here’s a checklist of first steps you can take to get involved with our community!

  1. Join the #OKMath Facebook groupOKMath Facebook Page
  2. Subscribe to the #OKMath e-mail list for Secondary and Elementary
  3. Subscribe to the OKMath Podcast on iTunes.
  4. Check out the amazing resources and tips that have been “rounded up” by other OKMath teachers.
  5. Volunteer to help make this site amazing!
  6. Get acquainted with the #OKMath Twitter community by using the hashtag #OKMath
  7. Read the Oklahoma Academic Standards for Mathematics
  8. Review the PARCC Model Content Frameworks to better understand what happens in each grade. (Especially perfect for finding which standards are taught in Algebra 1, Geometry, and Algebra 2.
  9. Checkout the free resources!
  10. Look for upcoming PD opportunities in your region
  11. Visit fellow states’ resource pages – for example, New YorkArizonaGeorgiaUtah, or Ohio
  12. Review assessment prototypes from PARCC
  13. Get connected to the Oklahoma and National Councils of Teachers of Mathematics (OCTM, NCTM)
  14. Learn How to Google Drive
  15. Share information for parents developed by the National PTA and the Council of the Great City Schools
  16. Check out this running list of Frequently Asked Questions – in fact, start a free Evernote account and add the FAQ to your OKMath Notebook. Then you’ll get updates any time a new FAQ is added.
  17. Bookmark this site and the OSDE Math page…you won’t regret it.