Central California Mathematics Project (CCMP)

The Central California Mathematics Project at California State University, Stanislaus is one of 19 regional math projects through the California Math Project.

Funded by the state and federal Departments of Education, CCMP serves K-12 Mathematics teachers in Stanislaus, San Joaquin, Amador, Tuolumne, and Calaveras region. It provides rigorous professional development, aligned with Ca-CCSSM, designed by K-12 and university educators, to enhance student learning and foster understanding of mathematics.

CCMP is located at the Department of Mathematics at California State University, Stanislaus.

Contact Faculty Co-Directors:

Dr. Heather Coughlin: ; (209)667-3444
Dr. Bjorg Johannsdottir: ; (209)667-3547

2019-20 CCMP Events:

Saturday Professional Development Series (K-12)
Location: CSU Stanislaus, Turlock Campus

  • Fall 2019: (3 sessions - 15 hours/1 PD unit)
    • October 5th 9 am – 2 pm. (Mathematical Modeling)
    • November 2nd, 9 am – 2 pm. (TBA)
    • December 7th, 9 am – 2 pm. (topic concerning High School Mathematics, presenters: Dr. Curtis Pro and Dr. Jessica DeSilva)
  • Spring 2020: (3 sessions - 15 hours/1 PD unit)
    • January 25th, 9 am – 2 pm.
    • February 29th, 9 am – 2 pm.
    • May 2nd, 9 am – 2 pm.

Format of Saturday Series:

  1. Warm-up problem with discussion
  2. Topic workshop
  3. Open forum on present issues in math education - including participants' classrooms. Note that to keep free registration, participants will need to provide their own lunch.

Free registration provided by the CCMP grant.

Register online

Literature Circle (K-12)

  • Fall 2019: Routines for Reasoning: Fostering the Mathematical Practices in All Students by Grace Kelemanik (keynote at MathCon 2019 hosted by SCOE), Amy Lucenta, and Susan Janssen Creighton.
    • Discussion TBD by group to meet in November and/or December 2019

Free registration and books provided by the CCMP grant. 

Register online

CSET - Multiple Subjects

For more details view the printable flyer

CBEST Writing Help

Stanislaus State Teacher Recruitment & Rentention Office
CBEST Review Sessions/Preparation Workshops

(209) 667-3589

Stanislaus State Tutoring Center, Writing Center
Individual Appointment with Writing Specialist
Same Day Tutoring (first-come, first-served)
Writing Center website
(209) 667-3465

Center for Excellence in Graduate Education (CEGE)
Preparing for Timed Essay Tests
Graduate Writing Support Drop-in Sessions
CEGE website

Stanislaus State GROW Project (Greatness Relies on Writing)
Resources to improve/enhance writing skills and abilities.
GROW website

Student Support Services (SSS)
Writing Specialist and Timed-Test Workshops
SSS website
(209) 667-3220

CBEST Writing Powerpoint - Dominguez Hills

Teachers Prep Test
Online instructional videos