Northwest Mathematics Interaction
Summer Courses for Math Teachers
August 8-12, 2011

Weeklong NWMI Summer Geometry Institute
(link for details)

Monday 8/8 - Friday 8/12
The course meets 8:30 - 5:00 for all days except 8:30-12:00 Friday.

This weeklong program is the original NWMI course, now in its 17th year!

Two Two-Day Courses: Origami and Games

(link for details)

The Mathematics of Origami: Monday 8/8 - Tuesday 8/9

Math and Games for your Students: Wednesday 8/10 - Thursday 8/11

The courses meet each day 8:30 - 5:00

After-Dinner Math

Optional activities for math enjoyment and time for sharing with other teachers.

Sunday 7/26 - Thursday 7/30
7:30-9:30 PM

Who should sign up?

The courses vary somewhat in level and style, but all should be accessible and useful for secondary math teachers (and some are appropriate for elementary teachers with strong math backgrounds). The courses address various Essential Learnings. To learn more, read the detailed course descriptions (linked above) and also the FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) Page.

Location and (optional) Lodging

All the courses are held on the Seattle campus of the University of Washington, in Hansee Hall. Lodging on campus is available at an additional charge. Lunch is provided for for all participants.


The registration fee (without lodging but including lunch) for the Summer Geometry Institute is $175; the registration fee for either of the two-day courses is $75. Registration packages including the cost of lodging are listed on the Cost Page.

Clock hours are available for total hours of participation (including evening sessions) or UW credit for Math 497 is available at additional cost for the Summer Geometry Institute or for both two-day programs (including some After-Dinner Math). More detail at this link.

Application Forms and Deadlines

  • Fill out the On-Line Application Form.
  • In addition there is a brief Registration Form to print out to accompany the registration fee that you mail in.
  • Registration Deadline: Until filled, with late fee after June 25
  • Cancellation for Registration Refund Deadline: June 25

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