9/10 CASPA/CIE Educational Day
Learn how to teach your children math, leadership, American History and communication.
After you register, you will have a chance to sign up FREE online math competition via Areteem's website. http://areteem.org/ The link will send out one week before the event. And there are 3 different level's competitions. AMC 8, AMC 10, AMC12. AMC 10 is for students in 10th. grade and below.
On the education day, Dr. Kevin Wang, Academic Director and Head Coach at Areteem Institute, will come from L.A. to run 1.5 hour AMC/AIME level problem solving session. Dr. Kevin Wang is a former China Team member for the International Olympiad. Your children can learn how to solve the math problem and you can also learn how to teach your children the math problem.
Time: 13:00 - 17:00,Sunday, September 10, 2017
Venue: Cadence Auditorium Building 10, 2655 Seely Ave, San Jose, CA
1:00 ~ 1:30 registration and networking
1:30 ~ 1:35 CASPA introduction
1:35 ~ 1:40 CIE introduction
1:40 ~ 2:00 Keynote session "Youth Leadership and Volunteer Opportunities in Local Government" by Assembly-member Kansen Chu <Video Link>
2:00 ~ 2:20 session "Connecting with Your Youth" by Rick Maloon, M.ed, principal of Miramonte Christian School
2:20 ~ 2:25 5 minutes break
2:25 ~ 3:55 AMC/AIME level math competition problem coaching session, by Dr. Kevin Wang, Academic Director and Head Coach at Areteem Institute, home of Math Zoom and ZIML Competition
2:25 ~ 3:55 American History coaching session & how to participate in American History competition, by Steven Wang, Founder of Bay Area Community American History Club
3:55 ~ 4:00 Prize given to top competitors in 3 categories
iFree Parking & Free Ice Cream
Kansen Chu, California Assembly Member
Former San Jose City Council
Former Berryessa Union School Board
Rick Maloon, Principal of Miramonte Christian School
Former Principal of Thunderbird Adventist Academy
Former Principal of Shenandoah Valley Adventist Elementary School
Dr. Kevin Wang, Academic Director and Head Coach at Areteem Institute,
AMC test problem writer and reviewer, grader for USA(J)MO and MathCounts National, former coach of MOSP;
Former math faculty at UCI and UCLA;
Former Principal Engineer in Cisco, Oracle, etc.;
First China IMO Team Member;
PhD in Mathematics from The Pennsylvania State University.
Steven Wang, the founder of Bay Area Community American History Club. Current a high school student at Lynbrook high school. He scored perfect score on AP history in 9th grade. He is first place in California American History competition.
Extra introduction of Kevin Wang:
Dr. Kevin Wang is a former China Team member for the International Olympiad. Dr. Wang was the top scorer in China in AMC and AIME, and the winner of multiple national & international contests in math and science in China. He holds a Ph.D. in Mathematics from the Pennsylvania State University, and worked as a faculty member in Mathematics at UC Irvine and UCLA. Dr. Wang also has broad experiences in industry, working at technology and media corporations such as Oracle and News Corp. Dr. Wang was invited to teach at the MOSP (Mathematical Olympiad Summer Program), an all-expense-paid program, and only the top 50 participants of the USAMO are chosen to attend. The 6 members of the IMO team for USA are selected from MOSP participants. Dr. Wang is a member of the AMC Advisory Board. Dr. Wang is also an AMC test problem reviewer and USA(J)MO grader. He has coached several students who eventually reached the very top of the major competitions.