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Math Taught the Right Way 2020 Applications

Math Taught the Right Way Spring 2020 applications are open now! Click here to apply.  6B and 7B groups are now full. There is no waitlist. You must act quickly if you would like to apply for 8B and 9B.  Maximum capacity is typically reached in fewer than a couple of days. 

For more information about MTRW Spring 2020 fees and program, click here. 

 

BMC Spring 2020 APPLICATIONS 

Please refrain from emailing BMC staff with any logistical questions. 

 

New Students

New students include everyone who is currently enrolled in BMC-Upper Elementary or not currently enrolled in BMC-Upper Fall 2019.

New students will need to send in:

  • the online application for new students in its entirety

    • and submit the application question packet if you choose to answer the four essay questions by hand on paper rather than in the online application

  • Latest School Report Card with Math, Science, English grades and Behavior remarks

  • Letter of recommendation from a math teacher

  • Correctly formatted check (example check is shown in application), made out to "The United Math Circles Foundation."

  • We greatly appreciate applications and checks turned in before December 4.

All materials (checks and additional handwritten answers from application) must be delivered to Evans 713/714 by December 4, 2019. You may come during office hours:

  • Mondays 5:15pm - 7:45pm, in Evans 713/714

  • Wednesdays 5:15pm - 5:45pm, 6:15pm - 7:45pm in Evans 713/7814

OR If you cannot come during office hours, you may slide any checks and applications under the door of Evans 714. All checks and applications should be in a labelled envelope with the student's name and his/her group he/she is applying to for the spring.

OR you may also mail your check to:

Berkeley Math Circle - Upper

c/o Prof. Stankova

Evans Hall 970

Department of Mathematics

University of California at Berkeley

Berkeley, CA 94720-3840

Please do not email BMC staff with any logistical questions.

Instead, come to office hours with any questions regarding applications.

  • Mondays 5:15pm - 7:45pm, in Evans 713/714
  • Wednesdays 5:15pm - 5:45pm, 6:15pm - 7:45pm in Evans 713/714

 

Continuing Students

Continuing students include everyone who is currently enrolled in BMC-Upper Fall 2019 Beginners I, II, Intermediate I, II, and Advanced.

Every continuing applicant must complete:

  • the online application for continuing students in its entirety

    • if you choose to, submit the additional move-up application (which will appear in the online application if you indicate on the form that you would like to move-up) with the online application for continuing students. (This year, the move-up application is part of the online continuing application, and will optionally appear if you indicate on the form that you are interested in moving-up).

  • Turn in your correctly formatted check (example check is shown in application), made out to "The United Math Circles Foundation."

All materials (checks and optional, additional handwritten answers from the online move-up application) must be delivered to Evans 713/714 by December 4, 2019. You may come during office hours:

  • Mondays 5:15pm - 7:45pm, in Evans 713/714

  • Wednesdays 5:15pm - 5:45pm, 6:15pm - 7:45pm in Evans 713/714

OR If you cannot come during office hours, you may slide any checks and applications under the door of Evans 714. All checks and applications should be in a labelled envelope with the student's name and his/her group he/she is applying to for the spring.

OR you may also mail your check to:

Berkeley Math Circle - Upper

c/o Prof. Stankova

Evans Hall 970

Department of Mathematics

University of California at Berkeley

Berkeley, CA 94720-3840

All mailed checks and applications must be received, in the office by December 4. Postmarked dates will not be considered if the entire application is not in the office by December 4th.

We greatly appreciate applications and checks turned in before December 4.