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K-12 Mathematics Resources

Activities at K-State's Mathematics Department

  • GIRLS’ ADVENTURES IN MATH, A Math Competition for Girls for grades 3-8. For more information, contact Lauren White, AWM Chapter President, Office: CW 123, 785-532-0597, email: laurenmwhite@math.ksu.edu
  • North American Computational Linguistics Olympiad NACLO is a national contest for U.S. and Canadian high school students. Contestants compete by solving compelling and creative puzzles in linguistics and computational linguistics. Requiring no previous knowledge of linguistics, languages, or computing, these puzzles can be solved by analytic reasoning alone, and serve as a fun introduction to a new field of linguistics, cryptography and mathematics. Winners of NACLO are eligible to compete in the International Linguistics Olympiad, one of twelve international high school science Olympiads. Participation in the competition is free.
  • Manhattan Mathematical Olympiad for grades 5 - 12 during K-State Open House.   For more information, please contact Dr. Yan Soibelman, 785-532-0584, email: soibel@math.ksu.edu or see this year's advertisement. Manhattan Mathematical Olympiad Adds Up the Fun at All-University Open House.
  • K-State Open House for everyone: fractals, puzzles, mazes, origami, tesselations, many on-line resources. Click and learn .
  • Math Circle Seminar for grades 2 - 12. For more information, contact Dr. Natalia Rozhkovskaya, 785-532-0572, email: rozhkovs@math.ksu.edu
  • Math Club PME interacts with local schools in the Manhattan Area. For more information, please contact Dr. David Auckly, 785-532-0577, email dav@math.ksu.edu.
  • National AMC offered at K-State's Mathematics Department for K-12 students:

Awards for "Top in grade level in the State of Kansas" are presented each year at our annual Friends of Mathematics Awards Banquet to winners listed on the national AMC page.

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