Professional Development Announcement from CREATE!

Please Join Us for a Discussion on Math Education & Civics
with Alison Strole
Wednesday, February 21st
4:15 – 5:15 pm

Meet Alison Strole: a celebrated middle school math teacher at Hamilton Southeastern, is making waves in education with her innovative teaching strategies. Her remarkable work was featured in Education Week in the article “Math: The Most Powerful Civics Lesson You’ve Never Had.” Alison’s mission is to answer the age-old student question, “When am I ever going to use this?” by transforming math education.

Innovative Teaching: Alison’s classroom is a hub of innovation, where she blends math with civics. She challenges her students with rich tasks that require problem-solving and real-world application of their learning. Her students use math to analyze exit-poll data and demographic trends, revealing the immense power of math in shaping engaged and informed citizens.

Building Engaged Citizens: Alison brings the community into her classroom, demonstrating to students how to analyze data, evaluate options, and make informed choices, both as voters and community members.

Event Details:
• Date: February 21, 2024
• Time: 4:15 – 5:15p.m.
• Presenter: Alison Strole
• Platform: Online Session – Zoom
• Bonus Incentive for Muncie Community Schools Teachers: A $50 stipend.

Please click here to register or contact CREATE at

Muncie Community Schools will receive a $50 stipend.

All Teachers, Students, & Faculty are welcome!