School Science and Mathematics Association

2023 Annual Convention Information

October 18-21, 2023

Colorado Springs, CO


The Antlers Hotel

Room rate: $179.00/night

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Call for Proposals

The Call for Proposals will remain open until Friday, March 31, 2023 Proposal submissions will be completed using our online Call for Proposals Form.
We will host Research Presentations, Regular Sessions, Interactive/Hands-on Workshops, Poster Sessions, and a Three-Minute Thesis format (more details on session types below).

If you have any questions about the proposal process or the presentation schedule, please contact: [email protected]

  • Research Session (25 or 50 minutes): This session is designed for the presentation of a research project or study. Audience members will have time at the end of a presentation to ask questions of the presenter.
  • Regular Session (25 or 50 minutes):  This session is designed to present information on projects, course innovations, program innovations, or other science and mathematics initiatives. Audience members will have time at the end of a presentation to ask questions of the presenter.
  • Workshop Session (75 minutes):  This session is designed to engage participants in an interactive environment to explore mathematics, science, STEM research, projects, or initiatives.
  • Poster Sessions:  Present your research study, course innovation or another project. The poster session will last 90 minutes and consist of many presenters. Poster sessions allow attendees to speak will the presenters on a one-to-one basis.
  • Three-Minute Thesis:  Present your research and its significance in three minutes. This session is great for graduate students and other researchers who want to engage the audience in a compelling oration of their research in 180 seconds.
Speaker Proposal Acceptance Decision: April 30, 2023.
SSMA Annual Convention Proceedings:  The deadline for Proceedings submissions is August 1, 2023.  Proceedings format requirements can be found HERE.

Convention Registration:

Registration will open June 2023 (More Details coming Soon!)