2018 Joint Conference
"Full STEAM Ahead"

Monday, October 22 - 24, 2018
Shreveport Convention Center
Shreveport, LA

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The Louisiana Association of Teachers of Mathematics (LATM) and the Louisiana Science Teachers Association (LSTA) invite you to attend, present a session and/or exhibit during our 2018 Joint Conference in Shreveport, Louisiana, October 22th -24th at the Shreveport Convention Center.  We expect approximately 1500 formal and informal math and science educators and administrators from pre-K through college levels to attend.

The the annual conference provides professional development and networking opportunities for all math and science educators throughout the state of Louisiana.  Scroll down below to learn more about the conference and register.

Thank You 2018 Conference Sponsors!

Conference Registration Dates & Rates



Early Bird
Through Sept. 22, 2018

Pre-Registration
Sept. 23, 2018 - Oct. 13, 2018

Regular
After Oct. 13, 2018

Participants
$75
$100
$125
Full-time non-teaching undergraduate students
$25
$25
$30
Wednesday only 
$25
$25
$50


**Mail-in payments postmarked after October 13, 2018 will not be accepted, only on-site payments.

Extended Session/Field Trip Registration

Extended Sessions and Field Trips will be held on Monday, October 22, 2018.  There will be morning sessions from 8:30 am - 11:30 am and afternoon sessions from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm.  Participants are required to provide their own transportation to the sessions.  Registration for extended sessions closes at the end of the day on Wednesday, October 10, 2018
  
 Half Day $15
 Full Day $30

 

LATM/LSTA Joint 
Conference 2018

This year’s Conference will be held on
October 22-24, 2018
at the
Shreveport Convention Center.

Participants will have the opportunity to hear from, Dr. Debbie Silver in a short course on Leadership and many more presenters.

Participant Information

  • Registration
  • Pre-conference Newsletter
  • LATM Travel Grants
  • The Louisiana Association of Teachers of Mathematics is awarding up to $3000 in travel grants with each grant awarded worth up to $300 to offset the expense of attending the 2018 LATM/LSTA Joint Conference in Shreveport on October 22–24, 2018. The money can be used to cover conference registration, short course registration, lodging, meals, parking, and/or travel. Grant applicants will be notified of their status at least one month prior to the conference. The money will be awarded at the conclusion of the conference. There are two types of grants are offered: attendees and presenters.   
    Applicants must be LATM members on or before August 1, 2018. Entry packets that do not meet the requirements or provide false information will be disqualified.  
    Applications must be postmarked no later than September 24, 2018.

  • LSTA Travel Grants

    LSTA is awarding 10 travel grants for $300 each to offset the expense of attending the LATM/LSTA 2018 Joint Conference in Shreveport, LA .  The money can be used to cover conference registration, short course registration, lodging, meals, parking, or travel.  Grant applicants will be notified of their status at least three weeks prior to the conference.  The money will be awarded at the conclusion of the conference.  Awardees must attend the conference through the conclusion of the Saturday program.  Applications must be postmarked no later than September 24, 2018.

  • Conference Schedule
  • Extended Sessions
  • Exhibitors
  • Concurrent Session (1hr) Proposal Submission (Deadline extended)

    Proposals for 1-hour concurrent sessions to be held on TUESDAY and/or WEDNESDAY, October 23rd and 24th, 2018 are now being accepted. Proposals must be submitted via the online form by August 27, 2018. Presenters must be registered for the conference by the early-bird deadline. 

    If there are any concerns or questions about this process, please contact Tricia Miller and Trisha Fos,  ScienceandMathEducators@gmail.com

  • Conference Contacts
  • Driving Directions and Parking

Exhibitor Information

Proposals for 1-hour concurrent sessions to be held on TUESDAY and/or WEDNESDAY, October 23rd and 24th, 2018 are now being accepted. Proposals must be submitted via the online form by August 27, 2018

Lodging Information

   Hotel  Distance from
Convention Center
 Conference Rate Self-Parking
Fees
  Hilton Shreveport
104 Market Street
Shreveport, LA  71101
(1-318-698-0900)

https://book.passkey.com/go/2018JointConference
0.0 miles 1-2 people $105/nt
3 people $115/nt
4 people $125/nt
$8.00
  Sam's Town Hotel and Casino
315 Clyde Fant Parkway
Shreveport, LA  71101
(1-877-429-0711)

http://www.samstownshreveport.com/math-science-conf
 0.5 miles $109/nt
(1-2 people)
 $0.00
  Holiday Inn Shreveport Downtown
102 Lake Street
Shreveport, LA  71101
(1-318-222-7717)
Group name: 
  Louisiana Math and Science Teachers Association
 0.7 miles  $96/nt
king or double beds     
$0.00

2018 Conference Deadlines

Friday, June 8, 20183-6 hr. Short Course (Extended Sesison) or Field Trip Proposal submission
Monday, August 6, 2018Concurrent Session (1 hr) Proposal submission
Saturday, September 15, 2018 Exhibitor registration deadline
Saturday, September 22, 2018Last day for Early Bird Registration  rate
Monday, September 24, 2018 Postmark deadline for submitting travel grant applications.
Wednesday, October 10, 2018Last day for participants to register for Extended Sessions
Saturday, October 13, 2018 Last day for Pre-registration rate and Mail-in Payments

2018 Conference Sponsors

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For more information about how you can support our Math and Science Teachers by becoming a conference sponsor, please contact Patrice Mire or Tricia Miller.

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